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Colonels promotion
Col. Richard Evans, West Virginia University aerospace science professor and Detachment 915 commander, looks on as 2nd Lt. Dan Cooley, WVU ROTC graduate, gets a gold bar pinned on by his wife, Terese, his father, Chuck, his mother, LouAnn, and his sister, Beth, during his promotion ceremony May 15, 1999. Evans also promoted 2nd Lt. Jason Camilletti that day, and Evans, Cooley, and Camilletti reunited at the Air Force Memorial May 5 for Evans to ceremonially promote them again to colonels in 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo/released)

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