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U.S. Air Force Col. Jason Beck, 17th Mission Support Group commander, offers food to attendees of the Thanksgiving Day lunch at the Western Winds Dining Facility on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Nov. 22, 2018. Leadership from the different groups and squadrons served food to the Goodfellow family. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Chapman/Released)

U.S. Air Force Col. Jason Beck, 17th Mission Support Group commander, offers food to attendees of the Thanksgiving Day lunch at the Western Winds Dining Facility on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Nov. 22, 2018. Leadership from the different groups and squadrons served food to the Goodfellow family. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Chapman/Released)

Leadership poses for a photo after the Thanksgiving Day lunch held at the Western Winds Dining Facility on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Nov. 22, 2018. The event provided a holiday experience for those unable to go home to family and friends this Thanksgiving. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Chapman/Released)

Leadership poses for a photo after the Thanksgiving Day lunch held at the Western Winds Dining Facility on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Nov. 22, 2018. The event provided a holiday experience for those unable to go home to family and friends this Thanksgiving. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Chapman/Released)

U.S. Air Force Col. Robert Ramirez, 17th Training Wing vice commander, Col. Ricky Mills, 17th TRW commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Lavor Kirkpatrick, 17th TRW command chief master sergeant, pose for a photo after the Thanksgiving Day lunch held at the Western Winds Dining Facility on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Nov. 22, 2018. The event provided a holiday experience for those unable to go home to family and friends this Thanksgiving. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Chapman/Released)

U.S. Air Force Col. Robert Ramirez, 17th Training Wing vice commander, Col. Ricky Mills, 17th TRW commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Lavor Kirkpatrick, 17th TRW command chief master sergeant, pose for a photo after the Thanksgiving Day lunch held at the Western Winds Dining Facility on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Nov. 22, 2018. The event provided a holiday experience for those unable to go home to family and friends this Thanksgiving. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Chapman/Released)

Goodfellow Leadership serves food to the Goodfellow family during the Thanksgiving Day lunch at the Western Winds Dining Facility on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Nov. 22, 2018.  The lunch was open to student and permanent party members who were unable to go home for the holiday. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Chapman/Released)

Goodfellow Leadership serves food to the Goodfellow family during the Thanksgiving Day lunch at the Western Winds Dining Facility on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Nov. 22, 2018. The lunch was open to student and permanent party members who were unable to go home for the holiday. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Chapman/Released)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Michael Quinn, 17th Contracting Squadron commander, hands out food during the Thanksgiving Day lunch at the Western Winds Dining Facility on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Nov. 22, 2018. For those stationed at Goodfellow that were unable to go home to family and friends the lunch was a way to spread a bit of holiday spirits. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Chapman/Released)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Michael Quinn, 17th Contracting Squadron commander, hands out food during the Thanksgiving Day lunch at the Western Winds Dining Facility on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Nov. 22, 2018. For those stationed at Goodfellow that were unable to go home to family and friends the lunch was a way to spread a bit of holiday spirits. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Chapman/Released)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Abraham Salomon, 17th Training Group deputy commander, prepares a plate for an attendee of the Thanksgiving Day lunch at the Western Winds Dining Facility on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Nov. 22, 2018. While many families spent Thanksgiving Day together, Goodfellow leadership spent their time serving students and permanent party members to say thank you. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Chapman/Released)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Abraham Salomon, 17th Training Group deputy commander, prepares a plate for an attendee of the Thanksgiving Day lunch at the Western Winds Dining Facility on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Nov. 22, 2018. While many families spent Thanksgiving Day together, Goodfellow leadership spent their time serving students and permanent party members to say thank you. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Chapman/Released)

GOODFELLOW AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- Leadership served lunch to students and permanent party members at the Western Winds Dining Facility for a Thanksgiving lunch on Nov. 22.

 

Col. Ricky Mills, 17th Training Wing commander, Col. Robert Ramirez, 17th TRW vice commander, Chief Master Sgt. Lavor Kirkpatrick, 17th TRW command chief master sergeant, along with leaders from the other groups and squadrons to give back to their troops.