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PEASE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.H. -- Airmen from the 157th Air Refueling Wing high five families visiting here as part of the Make-A-Wish Foundation for children with life-threatening medical conditions, July 17. The Make-A-Wish Foundation worked closely with Pease Kids Corps to grant the wishes of eight children. Families toured Pease, learned about air refueling, received a hands-demonstration from members of maintenance, the Fire Department and Security Forces.  (N.H. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Kayla McWalter/RELEASED)

PEASE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.H. -- Airmen from the 157th Air Refueling Wing high five families visiting here as part of the Make-A-Wish Foundation for children with life-threatening medical conditions, July 17. The Make-A-Wish Foundation worked closely with Pease Kids Corps to grant the wishes of eight children. Families toured Pease, learned about air refueling, received a hands-demonstration from members of maintenance, the Fire Department and Security Forces. (N.H. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Kayla McWalter/RELEASED)

PEASE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.H. -- Clare Rouillard experiences the inside of a police car after watching a demonstration from the Wells, Maine Police Department on how to operate the lights and speaker July 17. Eight children and their families were welcomed to Pease by Airmen who lined the sidewalk at the main gate, received demonstrations from the Dover Mounted Patrol and a Military Working Dog demonstration, enjoyed lunch at the Fire Department and toured the inside of a KC-135. (N.H. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Kayla McWalter/RELEASED)

PEASE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.H. -- Clare Rouillard experiences the inside of a police car after watching a demonstration from the Wells, Maine Police Department on how to operate the lights and speaker July 17. Eight children and their families were welcomed to Pease by Airmen who lined the sidewalk at the main gate. The children also received demonstrations from the Dover Mounted Patrol and Military Working Dogs, enjoyed lunch at the Fire Department and toured the inside of a KC-135. (N.H. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Kayla McWalter/RELEASED)

PEASE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.H. -- Organizers and family members watch as members of the 157th Civil Engineering Squadron Fire Department demonstrates how to properly extinguish a fire July. Eight children and their families were welcomed to Pease by Airmen who lined the sidewalk at the main gate, received demonstrations from the Dover Mounted Patrol and a Military Working Dog demonstration, enjoyed lunch at the Fire Department and toured the inside of a KC-135. (N.H. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Kayla McWalter/RELEASED)

PEASE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.H. -- Organizers and family members watch as members of the 157th Civil Engineering Squadron Fire Department demonstrates how to properly extinguish a fire July 17. Eight children and their families were welcomed to Pease by Airmen who lined the sidewalk at the main gate. The children also received demonstrations from the Dover Mounted Patrol and Military Working Dogs, enjoyed lunch at the Fire Department and toured the inside of a KC-135. (N.H. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Kayla McWalter/RELEASED)

PEASE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.H. – Command Chief Master Sgt. Jamie Lawrence presents a certificate and coin to Matt Garrett making him an honorary member of the 157th Air Refueling Wing. Eight children and their families were welcomed to Pease by Airmen who lined the sidewalk at the main gate, received demonstrations from the Dover Mounted Patrol and a Military Working Dog demonstration, enjoyed lunch at the Fire Department and toured the inside of a KC-135. (N.H. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Kayla McWalter/RELEASED)

PEASE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.H. – Command Chief Master Sgt. Jamie Lawrence presents a certificate and coin to Matt Garrett that makes him an honorary member of the 157th Air Refueling Wing inside a hangar July 17. Eight children and their families were welcomed to Pease by Airmen who lined the sidewalk at the main gate. The children also received demonstrations from the Dover Mounted Patrol and Military Working Dogs, enjoyed lunch at the Fire Department and toured the inside of a KC-135. (N.H. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Kayla McWalter/RELEASED)

PEASE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.H. – Children from the Make-A-Wish Foundation take turns putting out a controlled fire outside the Fire Department during a demonstration presented by firefighters here July 17. Eight children and their families were welcomed to Pease by Airmen who lined the sidewalk at the main gate, received demonstrations from the Dover Mounted Patrol and a Military Working Dog demonstration, enjoyed lunch at the Fire Department and toured the inside of a KC-135. (N.H. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Kayla McWalter/RELEASED)

PEASE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.H. – Children from the Make-A-Wish Foundation take turns putting out a controlled fire outside the Fire Department during a demonstration presented by firefighters here July 17. Eight children and their families were welcomed to Pease by Airmen who lined the sidewalk at the main gate, received demonstrations from the Dover Mounted Patrol and a Military Working Dog demonstration, enjoyed lunch at the Fire Department and toured the inside of a KC-135. (N.H. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Kayla McWalter/RELEASED)

PEASE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.H. – Make-a-Wish children and their families, along with members of the 157th Air Refueling Wing, pose for a group photo outside a KC-135 on the flightline here July 17. Eight children and their families were welcomed to Pease by Airmen who lined the sidewalk at the main gate, received demonstrations from the Dover Mounted Patrol and a Military Working Dog demonstration, enjoyed lunch at the Fire Department and toured the inside of a KC-135. (N.H. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Kayla McWalter/RELEASED)

PEASE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.H. – Make-a-Wish children and their families, along with members of the 157th Air Refueling Wing, pose for a group photo outside a KC-135 on the flightline here July 17. Eight children and their families were welcomed to Pease by Airmen who lined the sidewalk at the main gate, received demonstrations from the Dover Mounted Patrol and a Military Working Dog demonstration, enjoyed lunch at the Fire Department and toured the inside of a KC-135. (N.H. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Kayla McWalter/RELEASED)

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