FORT MADISON, Iowa -- Staff Sgt. Brad Whitmill and Dr. Carol Belt lead the Team Air Force cyclists here July 26. The destination marked the end of the seven-day, 450-mile Des Moines Register's Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa. The American flag on Belt's bike had been recently flown over Baghdad, Iraq, and Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan. It was carried to honor American forces serving in operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. Whitmill is stationed at Offut Air Force Base, Neb., and Belt is from Scott AFB, Ill.
U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Shawn Murphy
October 9, 2012
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