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Meet The Commander

Captain Holmes, originally from Chicago is a former IL wing cadet. He joined CAP as a senior member as part of New Mexico Wing in 2013. Capt Holmes holds a Senior specialty track rating in Logistics, as well as a Technician rating in Communications. His ES qualifications include Ground Team Leader, Mission Scanner and Mission Radio Operator.

He serves as a Master Sergeant in the U.S. Air Force at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Capt Holmes is a FAA A&P technician and holds a FCC General Radiotelephone Operators License. 

Capt Holmes is married to his wife of 18 years and they have 3 children.

Capt Holmes' CAP awards include:
Commander's Commendation Award, 2019 
Red Service Ribbon, 2018
Certificate of Appreciation for Lifesaving, 2015

          Captain Kess N. Holmes


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