Gold Star Family member receives ID card

Jennifer Serex-Helwig receives the first Gold Star Defense Biometric Identification System installation access ID card issued at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., from U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Kiersten Porowski, 60th Security Forces Squadron, Aug. 29, 2017. Serex-Helwig is the daughter of U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Henry Serex whose plane was shot down over Vietnam on April 2, 1972 and has been missing-in-action ever since. The Gold Star DBIDS installation access card is a Chief of Staff of the Air Force initiative which allows family members of those who perished in combat or as a result of a terrorist incident, to obtain an ID card. (U.S. Air Force photo by Louis Briscese)

PHOTO BY: Louis Briscese
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