Military Affairs Forum works to enhance communication and opportunities between the civilian community and defense installations. This month we will feature an update from the Western Air Defense Sector (WADS) and Major John Dalrymple. 225th Air Defense Squadron Chief of Operations Training.
MAJOR JOHN J. DALRYMPLE
WASHINGTON AIR NATIONAL GUARD
Major John. J. Dalrymple is the Chief, Operations Training for the 225th Air Defense Squadron (ADS), Western Air Defense Sector (WADS), Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA. He leads the centralized training program planning, design, and direction for the 225 ADS, training more than 40 students annually to be Combat Mission Ready (CMR). The 24.7 mission of WADS is to defend the United States and Canada by responding to all threats through battle management/command and control of allocated forces, and provide defense support to federal and state civil authorities in times of crisis.