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317th AW holds TORQE 62 memorial ceremony

317th AW holds TORQE 62 memorial ceremony

Lt. Col. Daniel Pallister, 39th Airlift Squadron commander, talks to members of the 317th Airlift Wing during a TORQE 62 memorial ceremony at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 4, 2021. During a deployment in Afghanistan on Oct. 2, 2015, a C-130J Super Hercules, call sign TORQE 62, crashed after take off. The crash led to the death of six Airmen and five contractors; four of those Airmen were stationed at Dyess AFB and assigned to the 39th AS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)

317th AW holds TORQE 62 memorial ceremony

Chief Master Sgt. Trevor Smith, 40th Airlift Squadron chief enlisted manager, salutes a TORQE 62 memorial during a ceremony to remember the fallen Airmen at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 4, 2021. The Airmen who lost their lives during the C-130J Super Hercules crash, with the call sign TORQE 62, were supporting Operation Freedom Sentinel during a deployment in Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)

317th AW holds TORQE 62 memorial ceremony

Airmen with the 317th Airlift Wing start the TORQE 62 memorial run at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 4, 2021. Every year, Airmen from the 39th Airlift Squadron conduct a 6.2 km memorial run to honor the Airmen and contractors who lost their lives on Oct. 2, 2015, in a C-130J Super Hercules, with the call sign TORQE 62. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)

317th AW holds TORQE 62 memorial ceremony

Airmen with the 317th Airlift Wing participate in the TORQE 62 memorial run at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 4, 2021. Airmen with the 39th Airlift Squadron also held a memorial ceremony to remember the Airmen and contractors who died during a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft, with the call sign TORQE 62, in Afghanistan on Oct. 2, 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)

317th AW holds TORQE 62 memorial ceremony

Airmen with the 317th Airlift Wing finish the TORQE 62 memorial run at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 4, 2021. During a deployment in Afghanistan on Oct. 2, 2015, a C-130J Super Hercules, call sign TORQE 62, crashed after take off. The crash led to the death of six Airmen and five contractors; four of those Airmen were stationed at Dyess AFB and assigned to the 39th Airlift Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)

Dyess Air Force Base, Texas -- Lt. Col. Daniel Pallister, 39th Airlift Squadron commander, talks to members of the 317th Airlift Wing during a TORQE 62 memorial ceremony at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 4, 2021. During a deployment in Afghanistan on Oct. 2, 2015, a C-130J Super Hercules, call sign TORQE 62, crashed after take off. The crash led to the death of six Airmen and five contractors; four of those Airmen were stationed at Dyess AFB and assigned to the 39th AS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)