News Search

BW CC signs women's history proclamation

U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Paul W. Tibbets IV, the 509th Bomb Wing (BW) commander, far left, and Chief Master Sgt. Melvina Smith, the 509th BW command chief, far right, stand with members of the Women’s History Month committee following the signing of the Women’s History Month proclamation at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., March 1, 2017. During the month of March, all citizens have the opportunity to recognize and commemorate the heritage and contributions that women have bestowed upon history through various events on the installation. (U.S. Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jazmin Smith)

U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Paul W. Tibbets IV, the 509th Bomb Wing (BW) commander, far left, and Chief Master Sgt. Melvina Smith, the 509th BW command chief, far right, stand with members of the Women’s History Month committee following the signing of the Women’s History Month proclamation at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., March 1, 2017. During the month of March, all citizens have the opportunity to recognize and commemorate the heritage and contributions that women have bestowed upon history through various events on the installation. (U.S. Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jazmin Smith)

WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Mo. -- U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Paul W. Tibbets IV, the 509th Bomb Wing (BW) commander, far left, and Chief Master Sgt. Melvina Smith, the 509th BW command chief, far right, stand with members of the Women’s History Month committee following the signing of the Women’s History Month proclamation at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., March 1, 2017. During the month of March, all citizens have the opportunity to recognize and commemorate the heritage and contributions that women have bestowed upon history through various events on the installation. (U.S. Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jazmin Smith)