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Yokota Honor Guard

The 374th Airlift Wing Base Honor Guard's mission is to provide unparalleled professional military honors for all official military and civil ceremonies as requested by the community, and required by the wing, higher headquarters, and Congress. This elite team of Airmen sets the pristine example and standards of excellence for the base, military, and is a profound ambassador of the United States Air Force on and off-base, and the local Japanese community.

The duties and responsibilities of the Base Honor Guard include, but are not limited to:

Change/Assumption of Commands

Colors Presentations/Postings/Parades
Firing Party
Flag Folding
Military Funeral Honors
Military Memorial Service Honors
POW/MIA Ceremonies
Retirement/Promotion Ceremonies
Reveille/Retreat Ceremonies
Rifle Honor Cordons
Sword Cordons
Taps
Training
Usher/Escort Services
Wreath Laying Ceremonies

Request the Base Honor Guard

To request the Base Honor Guard, please visit the Base Honor Guard SharePoint, select "Request Honor Guard", and fill out the request form.

HOW TO JOIN BASE HONOR GUARD

The Yokota Air Base Honor Guard is always looking for highly motivated, outstanding Airmen to step up to the challenge of becoming a Ceremonial Guardsman and a .1% of the 1% force. Training sessions are held quarterly to mold and shape new members into Ceremonial Guardsman and continue the legacy of everlasting traditions and honor.

If you're interested in becoming a member of this elite team please contact the Yokota Air Base Honor Guard leadership team via their respective SharePoint, select “How to Become a Guardsman”, then select, “Click to Open Fillable YABHG Application & Contract Form”.

YOKOTA AIR BASE HONOR GUARD POCS

YABHG Leadership Org Box:

Yokota.HonorGuard@us.af.mil

 

Officer In-Charge (OIC):

Vacant

 

Superintendent (Supt):

Master Sergeant Ryan Hines

Ryan.Hines.1@us.af.mil   

 

Noncommissioned Officer In-Charge (NCOIC):

Technical Sergeant Sergio Sanchez

Sergio.Sanchez.1@us.af.mil

 

Assistant Noncommissioned Officer In-Charge (Asst. NCOIC):

Vacant

 

Detail Schedulers:

Staff Sergeant Samuel Misylan

Samuel.Misylan@us.af.mil

 

Senior Airman Monica Totin

Monica.Totin@us.af.mil

 

Airman First Class Skylar Dean

Skylar.Dean@us.af.mil