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Maxwell Airmen earns first place in 2016 Defense Media Awards

Col. Eric Shafa, 42nd Air Base Wing commander, presents Staff Sgt. Robert Dantzler, 42nd Air Base Wing Public Affairs broadcast journalist, a commander’s coin, May 15, 2017, Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala. Dantzler was awarded first place in the 2016 Defense Media Award’s Video Feature Story category for his video “Our Names on Her Arm.” The video tells the story of the 455th Expeditionary Medical Group’s mission to save the life and leg of a six year old girl who had been shot. Dantzler made the video while deployed at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Alexa Culbert)

Col. Eric Shafa, 42nd Air Base Wing commander, presents Staff Sgt. Robert Dantzler, 42nd Air Base Wing Public Affairs broadcast journalist, a commander’s coin, May 15, 2017, Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala. Dantzler was awarded first place in the 2016 Defense Media Award’s Video Feature Story category for his video “Our Names on Her Arm.” The video tells the story of the 455th Expeditionary Medical Group’s mission to save the life and leg of a six year old girl who had been shot. Dantzler made the video while deployed at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Alexa Culbert)

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Col. Eric Shafa, 42nd Air Base Wing commander, presents Staff Sgt. Robert Dantzler, 42nd Air Base Wing Public Affairs broadcast journalist, a commander’s coin, May 15, 2017, Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala. Dantzler was awarded first place in the 2016 Defense Media Award’s Video Feature Story category for his video “Our Names on Her Arm.” The video tells the story of the 455th Expeditionary Medical Group’s mission to save the life and leg of a six year old girl who had been shot. Dantzler made the video while deployed at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Alexa Culbert)