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MacDill honors POW/MIA with 5K run

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Karina Rodriguez (left), Airman 1st Class Dyllan Hipol (center), and Senior Airman Andrea Stutts (right), MacDill Air Force Base honor guardsmen, raise the POW/ MIA Flag Sept. 20, 2019, at MacDill AFB, Fla.  POW/MIA Recognition Day is commemorated nationally on the third Friday of every September in honor of service members who were prisoners of war as well as those missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shannon Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Karina Rodriguez (left), Airman 1st Class Dyllan Hipol (center), and Senior Airman Andrea Stutts (right), MacDill Air Force Base honor guardsmen, raise the POW/ MIA Flag Sept. 20, 2019, at MacDill AFB, Fla. POW/MIA Recognition Day is commemorated nationally on the third Friday of every September in honor of service members who were prisoners of war as well as those missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shannon Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Karina Rodriguez (left), Airman 1st Class Dyllan Hipol (center), and Senior Airman Andrea Stutts (right), MacDill Air Force Base honor guardsmen, raise the POW/ MIA Flag Sept. 20, 2019, at MacDill AFB, Fla.  POW/MIA Recognition Day is commemorated nationally on the third Friday of every September in honor of service members who were prisoners of war as well as those are missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shannon Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Karina Rodriguez (left), Airman 1st Class Dyllan Hipol (center), and Senior Airman Andrea Stutts (right), MacDill Air Force Base honor guardsmen, raise the POW/ MIA Flag Sept. 20, 2019, at MacDill AFB, Fla. POW/MIA Recognition Day is commemorated nationally on the third Friday of every September in honor of service members who were prisoners of war as well as those are missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shannon Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Col. Benjamin Robins, the 6th Air Mobility Wing vice commander, gives opening remarks prior to a POW/ MIA Recognition Day 5K, Sept. 20, 2019, at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.  POW/MIA Recognition Day is commemorated nationally on the third Friday of every September in honor of service members who were prisoners of war as well as those missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shannon Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Col. Benjamin Robins, the 6th Air Mobility Wing vice commander, gives opening remarks prior to a POW/ MIA Recognition Day 5K, Sept. 20, 2019, at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. POW/MIA Recognition Day is commemorated nationally on the third Friday of every September in honor of service members who were prisoners of war as well as those missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shannon Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Airmen walk towards the starting line during the MacDill Air Force Sergeants Association’s POW/ MIA Recognition Day 5K, Sept. 20, 2019, at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. POW/MIA Recognition Day is commemorated nationally on the third Friday of every September in honor of service members who were prisoners of war as well as those missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shannon Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Airmen walk towards the starting line during the MacDill Air Force Sergeants Association’s POW/ MIA Recognition Day 5K, Sept. 20, 2019, at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. POW/MIA Recognition Day is commemorated nationally on the third Friday of every September in honor of service members who were prisoners of war as well as those missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shannon Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Airmen cross the starting line during the MacDill Air Force Sergeants Association’s POW/ MIA Recognition Day 5K, Sept. 20, 2019, at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. POW/MIA Recognition Day was is commemorated nationally on the third Friday of every September in honor of service members who were prisoners of war as well as those missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shannon Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Airmen cross the starting line during the MacDill Air Force Sergeants Association’s POW/ MIA Recognition Day 5K, Sept. 20, 2019, at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. POW/MIA Recognition Day was is commemorated nationally on the third Friday of every September in honor of service members who were prisoners of war as well as those missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shannon Bowman)

The POW/ MIA Flag waves over MacDill Air Force Base, Sept. 20, 2019. POW/MIA Recognition Day is commemorated nationally on the third Friday of every September in honor of service members who were prisoners of war as well as those missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shannon Bowman)

The POW/ MIA Flag waves over MacDill Air Force Base, Sept. 20, 2019. POW/MIA Recognition Day is commemorated nationally on the third Friday of every September in honor of service members who were prisoners of war as well as those missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shannon Bowman)

MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Karina Rodriguez (left), Airman 1st Class Dyllan Hipol (center), and Senior Airman Andrea Stutts (right), MacDill Air Force Base honor guardsmen, raise the POW/ MIA Flag Sept. 20, 2019, at MacDill AFB, Fla. POW/MIA Recognition Day is commemorated nationally on the third Friday of every September in honor of service members who were prisoners of war as well as those missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shannon Bowman)