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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol updated their cover photo.April 29, 2017 10:55am

A Marine Corps flight crew and two Squadron 5 cadets-- Cadet Airman Basics Karen Kaempfer and Janice Goderski--look over one of the maps used in the search for three young men lost on Lake Michigan on July 8, 1959. Since its chartering in 1952, Milwaukee...

Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 3 new photos — with Jo Stys.April 28, 2017 9:47pm

At our April 27th meeting, Lt. Col. Jo Stys received the MG Jeanne Holm AE Officer of the Year Award (presented at the Wing Conference). Also recognized were Cadet SMSgt. Austin Ast, who completed all requirements for Ground Team 3 and was presented the badge,...

Jo Stys Thank you for allowing me to be your AEO, and for recommending me for the award.
Michelle Skaar O'Rourke Congratulations Jo!
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 56 new photos to the album: At the 2017 Wisconsin Wing Conference — with Louis Merck and 3 others at Avalon Hotel & Conference Center.April 23, 2017 12:00pm

Our squadron was well-represented at the annual conference, held in Chippewa Falls on April 22nd-23rd. We're especially proud of our Color Guard and Honor Guard, who added so much patriotic dignity to the proceedings.
Our Unit was presented with the Quality Cadet Squadron Award...

Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 68 new photos to the album: 2017 Squadron Field Trip — with Steve Michaels and 6 others.April 18, 2017 12:00pm

On April 17th, fifteen of us headed south, to visit the Boeing Aircraft Company, the St.. Louis Air & Space Museum, and Scott AFB. During the overnight trip, we met dozens of civilian and military people genuinely enthusiastic about aviation and their roles in it....

Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol with Steve Michaels and Michael Leggett.April 14, 2017 11:05pm

Congratulations to 1Lt. Michael D. Leggett on receiving the Gen. Benjamin O. Davis, Jr., Award with Gen. Chuck Yeager Award seal, indicating completion of both Level II of the CAP's Professional Development Program and the Aerospace Education Program for Senior Members. Great work, lieutenant!

Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 5 new photos — with Danielle Michaels and 3 others.April 14, 2017 11:00pm

At our April 13th meeting, cadets learned stretcher carry techniques.

Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 22 new photos to the album: 2017 Honor Flight Welcome Home #1 — with Clay Amidon and 3 others.April 8, 2017 12:00pm

Our members welcomed home 89 veterans from their Stars and Stripes Honor Flight to Washington, D.C., on April 8th. Seventeen cadets and five seniors rendered honors to the returning heroes at Gen. Mitchell International Airport.

Yvonne Marie Great photos!
Renee Weise love the pics... even tho i work here i have yet to experience an honor flight
Keith Thompson Another great job by squadron 5. Proud of you all.
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 5 new photos — with Paul Budzisz.April 8, 2017 7:56am

When Michaela Snead and Katelyn Budzisz were very small, their babysitter was Squadron 5's C/MSgt. Crystal Staszak. When Crystal left for the Air Force Academy, the two never forgot the stories she told them about CAP and her example. Years later, while 2Lt. Staszak is...

Janet Budzisz Katie I'm so proud of You gma
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol at State of Wi Milwaukee Army National Guard.April 6, 2017 12:00pm

Congratulations to S/M Joseph Suchorski on completion of Level 1 and the award of the Membership Ribbon!

Joseph Alexander Suchorski Thank You.
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 3 new photos — with Linda Berez and 2 others.April 2, 2017 10:18am

We're very pleased that Wisconsin Wing has selected three of our officers to be recognized for their outstanding work: Rev. Capt. Linda Berez as Chaplain of the Year, LtCol. Danielle Michaels as Senior of the Year, and LtCol. Jo Stys as MG Jeanne M. Holm...

Open House December 17, 2015

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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 Open House is coming December 17, 2014 at 1830 (6:30 pm).  Join us to learn more about the Civil Air Patrol and the activities of our squadron of excellence.

We meet at the National Guard Armory,  8520 S Howell Ave., Oak Creek, WI 53154.

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Wisconsin Wing’s 2015 Cadet Region Leadership School

Our squadron hosted Wisconsin Wing’s 2015 RCLS at the Oak Creek Armory on October 16-18. The school drew 14cadets, C/MSgt and above, from seven different units, including two from Illinois. The 25 hours of curriculum included critical thinking skills, servant leadership, staff roles & responsibilites, and supervision & discipline.

RCLS Class

Wisconsin Wing’s 2015 Cadet Region Leadership School Participants

Great Lakes Region Cadet Competition

On October 10th, our Color Guard, representing Wisconsin Wing, competed at the Great Lakes Region Cadet Competition, held at the Anderson Prep Academy in Anderson, Indiana. The color guard competition was based on the new CAPP 52-4 and incorporated new events and changes to previous events.Cadet Competition

Promotions – August 27

Five cadets are to be congratulated, as they were promoted at our August 27th meeting: C/Amn. Jacob Reindl was promoted to C/A1C, C/A1C Renee Walters was promoted to C/SrA, C/TSgt. Brendan Lee was promoted to C/MSgt., C/SSgt. Noah Evans to C/TSgt., and C/1Lt.Zachary Klotz completed Achievement 11 of the Cadet Program.cadet oath

Civil Air Patrol National Conference – Aug 27-29 – Orlando FL

ORLANDO, Florida – More than 800 Civil Air Patrol members will convene this week from Aug. 27-29 in Orlando, Florida, for the organization’s 2015 National Conference, devoting several days to training, networking and focusing on the U.S. Air Force Auxiliary’s path for the future.

“I hope our members’ experiences in Orlando provide them with inspiration, enthusiasm and a renewed commitment to serving their communities and our nation,” said Maj. Gen. Joe Vazquez, CAP national commander.

Read more about the National Conference in this Press Release

At Wisconsin State Fair 2015

Our members staffed a CAP information booth on Sunday, August 16th (Military Appreciation Day), at the Wisconsin State Fair. We marched in the event’s parade and made new friends. Our participation was coordinated by our Chaplain, Capt. Linda Berez.State Fair Parade

Wisconsin Wing Summer Encampment 2015

Wisconsin Wing Summer Encampment is well underway.  Many of Milwaukee 5’s own cadets and seniors are participating.  For the latest on encampment and photos check out the encampment website and Squadron 5’s Facebook page.

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