Cutting the cake

Retired Maj. Gen. Donald Brown, former 62nd Airlift Wing commander (left), Airman 1st Class Zachary Betz, 62nd Comptroller Squadron accounting technician (center), and Col. David Kumashiro, 62nd AW commander (right), cut a cake in celebration of the Air Force’s 66th birthday, at the 2013 Air Force Ball, hosted by the Airlift Tanker/Association, Pacific Northwest chapter, Sept. 20, 2013, at the Landmark Convention Center in Tacoma, Wash. The cutting of the cake with the sword is reminder of Airmen’s profession of arms and commitment to defend the U.S. Tradition states that the cake be cut by both the most senior, and most junior ranking Airmen in attendance. (U. S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Jacob Jimenez)

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