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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 2 new photos — with Jon Micheal and Zach Klotz.August 19, 2016 9:08pm

Congratulations to two of our outstanding cadets:
C/CMSgt. Jon Micheal has assumed command of our cadet squadron. The Chief joined CAP in June 2011. He graduated from both the Wisconsin Cadet Academy and the Region Cadet Leadership School in 2013. He went on to...

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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol shared Civil Air Patrol's post.August 18, 2016 4:52pm
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A Civil Air Patrol 75th-anniversary video highlighting our proud legacy, missions and members, created by Emmy Award-winning producer Scott Matthews, is available for viewing and sharing on CAP’s YouTube channel. The video was first shown during last week’s National Conference in Nashville, TN. A shorter version will be shown during the Air Force Association’s National Conference scheduled for Sept. 19-21 in National Harbor, MD. Matthews is a 1999 Spaatz cadet. https://youtu.be/lxRdZrI7vbA
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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 22 new photos to the album: Cadet Squadron Change of Command Meeting.August 18, 2016 12:00pm

Presentations, speaking to visitors, recognizing our members and a cadet change of command and afterwards, an ice cream reception...all made for a busy meeting on August 18th.

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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 19 new photos to the album: IFly Indoor Skydiving — with Brendan Lee.August 8, 2016 11:35pm

Cadets and Seniors traveled to Rosemont, Chicago, Illinois, to experience indoor skydiving. This CAP High Adventure Activity included an introduction to STEM concepts, related to the wind tunnel, as well as a safety briefing. Each member flew one-on-one with an instructor and enjoyed the experience...

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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 4 new photos — with Michelle Michalski and 3 others.August 5, 2016 9:22pm

At our August 4th meeting, we included our monthly safety briefing and later, recognized three outstanding members: C/2Lt. Samuel Luebbe, top seller during a recent fundraiser, C/A1C Carl Gordon on his promotion to C/SrA, and former C/Capt. and now S/M Michael Leggett on his promotion...

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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol shared Dodinsky's photo.August 3, 2016 7:38am
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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 36 new photos to the album: Talking CAP at Four Night Outs — with Samuel Luebbe.August 1, 2016 9:31pm

Our members stepped out and told CAP's story to those at four suburban Night Out events: Franklin (August 1), Oak Creek (August 2), St. Francis (August 3) and South Milwaukee (August 17).

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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 11 new photos to the album: South Milwaukee Heritage Days Parade — at South Milwaukee Parade.July 30, 2016 12:00pm

Our cadets looked sharp today, as they marched in this annual parade in a Milwaukee south side suburb. Our squadron was number 15 in a line-up of over 100 units. Photos by Lt. Col. Jo Stys, 2Lt. Lawrence Lawrence R. Tomaich and PDC Kent Peterson

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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 3 new photos — with Zach Klotz and Brett Bartoshevich.July 29, 2016 7:51pm

A team building exercise, an aerospace presentation and a promotion were highlights of our July 28th meeting.

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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air PatrolJuly 22, 2016 6:49pm

A great offering from a 50-year member of CAP, Roger Theil. Hailed as the “keeper of the flame” of CAP Coastal Patrol history for decades, and often called its most knowledgeable authority, Roger N. Thiel joined the CAP in the 1960s as a cadet and...

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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.

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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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