Rick Wooddell ~ age 66
of Green Bank
Honor Corps Duty – Commander
Conflicts – Panama, Desert Shield/Storm, Bosnia, Somalia
Entered Service – U. S. Air Force, September 29, 1977
Initial Training – MWR Management Training, Keesler AFB, Mississippi
Primary Occupation – Instructor/Evaluator Pilot – T-37 Trainer; C-5 Galaxy Cargo
Follow On Training – T-41 – Hondo AB, Texas; T-37 – Columbus AFB, Mississippi; C-5 – Altus AFB, Oklahoma.
Assignments: Protocol Officer, Homestead AFB, Florida; Financial Management Officer, Incirlik AB, Turkey; Student Pilot – Hondo AB, Texas; Student Pilot – Columbus AFB, Mississippi; Instructor Pilot/Flight Commander/ Pilot Qualification Commander, Columbus AFB, Mississippi; C-5 Upgrade – Altus AFB, Oklahoma; Pilot/Instructor Pilot/Evaluator Pilot, Dover AFB, Delaware; Air Command and Staff College – Student/instructor, Maxwell, AFB, Alabama; Chief – Strategic Airlift Operations Division – U S. Air Force Reserves, Pentagon.
Discharge Rank – Lt. Col. (0-5)
Discharge Date – February 1, 2000
Honor Corps Member since 2006