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:
Military Funeral Honors
Military Memorial Service Honors
Rifle Honor Cordons
Wreath Laying Ceremonies
To request the Base Honor Guard, please visit the Base Honor Guard SharePoint, select "Request Honor Guard", and fill out the request form.
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”.
YABHG Leadership Org Box:
Officer In-Charge (OIC):
Master Sergeant Ryan Hines
Noncommissioned Officer In-Charge (NCOIC):
Technical Sergeant Sergio Sanchez
Assistant Noncommissioned Officer In-Charge (Asst. NCOIC):
Staff Sergeant Samuel Misylan
Senior Airman Monica Totin
Airman First Class Skylar Dean