Ammo troops bring the fight to the front for wartime use

Traxinger, Adrianne
June 2002
Airman;Jun2003, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p11
Features the 651st Munitions Squadron at the Lackland Air Force Base in Texas. Mission of the squadron to get munitions to the warfighters; Role of staff sergeant Charlie Shrader in the squadron; Number of troops in the squadron.


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