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VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.-- Senior Master Sgt. Joe Coble, the 595th Space Group Location Alpha quality assurance superintendent, and Chief Master Sgt. Carey Allen, the 576th Flight Test Squadron superintendent, stand to be recognized at the Chief Master Sergeant Induction Ceremony April 9 at the Pacific Coast Club here. The ceremony welcomed Vandenberg's newest chiefs to the highest enlisted grade in the Air Force. Edwin 'Doc' Pepping, a World War II veteran and Bronze Star recipient, spoke during the ceremony to the two newly inducted chiefs about the importance of teamwork and camaraderie. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Antoinette Lyons)

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