Team Shaw honors WWII POW

U.S. Air Force Col. Daniel Lasica, 20th Fighter Wing commander, presents Jacqueline Heckel with a Prisoner of War Medal for the sacrifices her late husband, Col. Charles C. Heckel, made as a World War II prisoner of war at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Jan. 19, 2018. During his time in the Army Air Corps, Heckel was captured as a POW by German forces and was forced to march across Germany before he was liberated by American 3rd Army forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)

PHOTO BY: Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves
VIRIN: 180119-F-KQ373-1150.JPG
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