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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 2 new photos — with Michelle Michalski and 2 others.August 12, 2017 10:41pm

Congratulations to C/AB Max Olson on his promotion to C/Amn. and C/SMSgt. Brett Bartoshevich on his promotion to C/CMSgt. Way to go cadets! Both cadets were recognized for their achievements at our August 10th meeting.

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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol shared a link.August 8, 2017 8:09pm
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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 17 new photos to the album: Awards & Cadet Change of Command — with Lawrence R. Tomaich and 5 others at State of Wi Milwaukee Army National Guard.August 3, 2017 12:00pm

Our August 3rd meeting began with a walk-through inspection with both the outgoing cadet commander, C/Capt. Samuel Luebbe, and the incoming commander, C/CMSgt. Hannah Stys. It concluded with awards, a change of command ceremony, and cake with ice cream!

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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 19 new photos to the album: Reaching Out at Community Nights Out — with Hannah Stys and Lawrence R. Tomaich at Franklin Public Library Franklin, WI.July 31, 2017 12:00pm

Our members reached out/will reach out at five different area Nights Out programs, spreading the word about Civil Air Patrol and its Cadet Program. We were/will be at Franklin (July 31st), Oak Creek (August 1st), St. Francis (August 2nd), Cudahy (August 3rd) and South Milwaukee...

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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 13 new photos to the album: South Milwaukee Heritage Days Parade — with Carl Gordon at South Milwaukee Parade.July 29, 2017 12:00pm

Our unit represented Civil Air Patrol in the annual South Milwaukee Heritage Days Parade. We were honored to be number 12 in a procession that included over 100 units. The parade is part of the community's weekend Lionsfest. Photos by Lt. Cols. Danielle Michaels and...

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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 3 new photos from July 27 at 7:00pm — with Michelle Michalski and 3 others.July 27, 2017 9:00pm

Good things come in threes...at our July 27th meeting, C/SrA Kin Mohillo was promoted to C/SSgt., C/Amn. Christopher Hauser was promoted to C/A1C, and C/SSgt. Carl Gordon was promoted to C/TSgt. Good work, cadets! Encampment can be a great motivator.

Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 3 new photos from July 27 at 6:00pm — with Jo Stys.July 27, 2017 8:00pm

At our July 27th meeting, Squadron Aerospace Education Officer Lt.Col. Jo Stys readied the Acu-Rite Professional Weather Station as part of the unit's monthly AEX project. Cadets learned about measuring rainfall, barometric pressure, wind speed and more. This STEM kit from National HQ supplemented the...

Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol added 3 new photos from July 27 at 5:00pm — with Jordan Garivay and Monte Koerner.July 27, 2017 7:00pm

At our July 27th meeting, we welcomed back home two of our cadet officers, who will soon start their sophomore year at the U.S. Air Force Academy: C/2Lt. Monte Koerner and C/1Lt. Jordan Garivay. Each told the unit how their CAP experience had helped them...

Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol
Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol with Lawrence R. Tomaich in Oak Creek, Wisconsin.July 26, 2017 12:00pm

The USO's Catherine A Roeske recently spoke to our unit about promoting community service in the USO. We said thank you with a Certificate of Appreciation!

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Milwaukee Composite Squadron 5 - Civil Air Patrol with Steve Michaels and 2 others at State of Wi Milwaukee Army National Guard.July 23, 2017 6:49pm

At our July 20th meeting, C/2Lt. Sam Grayson stopped by to visit old friends. He's spending a little time back home before starting his junior year at the U.S. Air Force Academy. He's one of four Squadron 5 cadets at the academy and we couldn't...

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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