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Honor the fallen: A run to remember

Honor the fallen: A run to remember

Airman 1st Class Josue Ayala Perez (left), 2nd Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels distribution technician, Airman 1st Class Joseph O’Donnell (middle), 2nd Medical Group health service management apprentice, and Master Sgt. Roberto Flores (right), 2nd LRS fuels environmental safety office section chief, run with a POW/MIA flag during the Honor the Fallen run at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 19, 2019. During the span of the run, there were more than 1,200 runners and walkers that participated in the vigil. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

Honor the fallen: A run to remember

Haughton High School Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps members present the colors at the beginning of the third annual Honor the Fallen run at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 19, 2019. The students were invited to present the colors during the five o’clock playing of the national anthem on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

Honor the fallen: A run to remember

Master Sgt. Roberto Flores (right), 2nd Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels environmental safety office section chief, and Airman 1st Class Joseph O’Donnell (left), 2nd Medical Group health service management apprentice, run with a POW/MIA flag during the Honor the Fallen run at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 19, 2019. There are currently more than 82,000 individuals listed as prisoners of war and missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

Honor the fallen: A run to remember

Airman 1st Class Kelon Moffett, 2nd Force Support Squadron installation personnel readiness apprentice, reads the names of those listed as POW/MIA during the Honor the Fallen run at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 20, 2019. There are currently more than 82,000 individuals listed as prisoners of war and missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

Honor the fallen: A run to remember

A group of participants run with a POW/MIA flag during the Honor the Fallen run at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 20, 2019. Besides the American flag, the POW/MIA flag is the only flag that has ever been flown over the White House. It has been displayed since 1982 in honor of National POW/MIA Recognition Day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

Honor the fallen: A run to remember

A group of participants run through the rain with a POW/MIA flag during the Honor the Fallen run at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 19, 2019. The flag was moved around the track consistently for 24 hours to signify an unwavering commitment to bring home those who are still listed as prisoners of war and missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

Honor the fallen: A run to remember

A group of participants run by with a POW/MIA flag during the Honor the Fallen run at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 20, 2019. There were more than 29 unique groups, squadrons, running clubs, professional organizations and battalions represented during the run. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

Honor the fallen: A run to remember

A group of participants run down the street with a POW/MIA flag during the Honor the Fallen run at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 20, 2019. The run was officially concluded at the base flag pole with a retreat ceremony. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

Honor the fallen: A run to remember

Barksdale Airmen salute the flag as it descends down the flagpole during a retreat ceremony at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 20, 2019. Airmen gathered for this retreat ceremony as the 24-hour Honor the Fall run officially ended as they paid tribute to those still listed as POW/MIA (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick)

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