Welcome to the Illinois Wing 2016 Encampment
NEW SUMMER ENCAMPMENT COMMANDER
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Lt Col Paul Hertel has been selected as the 2016 Summer Encampment Commander. Lt Col Hertel is a Mitchell Cadet. As a Senior Member he has held numerous duty positions at the Squadron, Group and Wing level since 1991. While active duty Air Force, he re-entered CAP as a Senior Member with the Misawa Cadet Squadron, Misawa Air Base, Japan. He was transferred to Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, where he joined the Scott Composite Squadron. He comes to Encampment with the experience of ten previous encampments, one as a cadet. He also has a Senior Rating and is very close to earning a Master Rating in Cadet Programs. Lt Col Hertel has a no nonsense attitude when it comes to ensuring the cadets get the best experience they can get. He has been known to do pushups with the cadets. We are looking forward to a great Encampment with Lt Col Hertel, the staff and cadets! GO TEAM ILLINOIS!