Taking care of the flag

Master Sgt. Gerald Sonnenberg and Master Sgt. Karen Ridge unroll the American flag for the national anthem at Gateway track recently. As part of the event, 932nd Airlift Wing Maintenance Group commander, Col. Sharon Johnson, was recognized to the crowd on stage with the Indy drivers at the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 Aug. 25, 2018, Gateway Motorsports Park, Madison, Illinois. Johnson was an honored VIP to help kick off the 2nd annual IndyCar race which was won by Will Power, taking the trophy by winning the 248-lap race around the four-turn, 1.25-mile Gateway Motorsports Park oval-paved track in Madison, Illinois. Power accomplished the win in his #12 Chevrolet by 1.3117 seconds over second place finisher Alexander Rossi. The 932nd Airlift Wing was represented by maintenance, medical, public affairs staff and operations personnel. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Col. Stan Paregien

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