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VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.-- Edwin 'Doc' Pepping, a World War II veteran and Bronze Star recipient, addresses the audience about the importance of teamwork and camaraderie during the Chief's Induction Ceremony April 9 at the Pacific Coast Club here. The ceremony welcomed Vandenberg's two newest chief master sergeants, 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, to the highest enlisted grade in the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Antoinette Lyons)

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