Air Force Photos

Staff Sgt. Brian Williams hugs his fiancée, Staff Sgt. Emily Christofaro, after finding out he received a promotion to technical sergeant Oct. 30, 2013, at the New Jersey National Guard Armory in Bordentown, N.J. Williams returned to duty after recovering from an improvised explosive device attack while deployed to Afghanistan. Williams is a 87th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Alexis McGee/Released)