Hurlburt Field marked the official POW/MIA (Prisoner of War, Missing in Action) recognition day with a 24 hour vigil run that began at 3 p.m. on Sept. 18 and will continue through 2:45 p.m. Sept. 19.
More than 100 military members and civilians signed up to run for the minimum 15 minute slot around Hurlburt Field Memorial Air Park.
SSgt Rachelle Estrada organized the event and said the response had been terrific. “It’s great and we really appreciate the diversity of rank that signed up. We have one stripe airmen, full bird colonels and command chiefs all coming out.”
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