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97 AMW concludes Month of Military Child with base parade

Month of the Military Child Parade.

A military family waits for the Month of the Military Child Parade to begin, April 28, 2020 at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma. Airmen and teachers from Rivers Elementary drove through base housing while practicing safe social distancing to help celebrate and close out April, Month of the Military Child. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Breanna Klemm)

Month of the Military Child Parade.

A teacher’s dog from Rivers Elementary School greets children during the Month of the Military Child Parade, April 28, 2020 at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma. This parade gave students the opportunity to see their teachers one last time before the next school year. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Breanna Klemm)

Month of the Military Child Parade.

Children of a base resident watch as Airmen assigned to the 97th Civil Engineer Squadron pass by during a Month of the Military Child Parade, April 28, 2020 at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma. The Month of the Military Child Parade was made possible by the teamwork and cooperation of Rivers Elementary School, the Youth Center, 97th Security Forces Squadron and 97th Civil Engineer Squadron assigned to the 97th Air Mobility Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Breanna Klemm)

Month of the Military Child Parade.

Military children wave to a teacher during the Month of the Military Child Parade on, April 28, 2020 at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma. The Month of the Military Child Parade was made possible by the teamwork and cooperation of Rivers Elementary School and various squadrons assigned to the 97th Air Mobility Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Breanna Klemm)

Month of the Military Child Parade.

Teachers and their families from Rivers Elementary School wave to children during the Month of the Military Child Parade, April 28, 2020 at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma. Since school has been out of session due to COVID-19 precautionary measures, the parade gave students the opportunity to see their teachers one last time before the next school year starts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Breanna Klemm)

Month of the Military Child Parade.

A military family watches the Month of the Military Child Parade, April 28, 2020 at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma. Military families gathered by the streets to watch teachers from Rivers Elementary School and Airmen from the base Youth Center, 97th Security Forces Squadron and the 97th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Department participate in a Month of the Military Child parade. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Breanna Klemm)

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Military families gathered along the streets to watch teachers from Rivers Elementary School and Airmen from the base Youth Center, 97th Security Forces Squadron and the 97th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Department participate in a Month of the Military Child parade on April 28, 2020 at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma. Airmen and teachers from Rivers Elementary drove through base housing while practicing safe social distancing to help celebrate and close out April and the Month of the Military Child. Since school has been out of session due to COVID-19 precautionary measures, the parade gave students the opportunity to see their teachers one last time before the next school year starts. The Month of the Military Child Parade was made possible by the teamwork and cooperation of Rivers Elementary School, the Youth Center, 97th SFS and 97th CES assigned to the 97th Air Mobility Wing.