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Memorial held honoring WWII era member of the 123rd
Lt. Col. Nick Rutgers, 123rd Fighter Squadron Commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Mike Larner, 123rd Fighter Squadron, attend Tech. Sgt. Fred Parish’s memorial ceremony at Bible Doctrine Church in Oregon City, Ore., September 8, 2019. Fred Parish, who passed away July 7, 2017 in LaGrande, Ore., was the last remaining charter member of the 123rd Observation Squadron which later became the Oregon Air National Guard’s first unit, before being redesignated as the 123rd Fighter Squadron. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Steven Conklin, 142nd Fighter Wing Public Affairs)

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Photo by: Master Sgt. Steven Conklin |  VIRIN: 190908-Z-IW846-0002.JPG