May 2017 Plains Guardian Retirements

Kansas Army National Guard

Lt. Col. William Yanek II, 35th ID, Fort Leavenworth
Maj. Luke Phillips, 35th ID, Fort Leavenworth
Capt. Kraig Buffington, HHC (-), 2nd CAB, 137th
Inf, Kansas City
Chief Warrant Officer 2 Scott Davis, 35th ID, Fort
Leavenworth
Chief Warrant Officer 2 John Fulks, Co G, 1st Bn,
111th Avn, Topeka
1st Sgt. Travis Eichhorn, 772nd Eng Co, Pittsburg
Sgt. 1st Class Karl Klamm, Det 1, Rec & Ret Bn,
Topeka
Sgt. 1st Class Thomas Laiter, 35th MP Co, Topeka
Sgt. 1st Class Richard Myers, 35th ID, Fort Leavenworth
Sgt. 1st Class Mark O’Brien, JFHQ KS-LC, Topeka
Sgt. 1st Class Kenneth Rock, 35th ID, Fort Leavenworth
Sgt. 1st Class Brian Sollers, HHB, 1st Bn, 161st
FA, Hutchinson
Sgt. 1st Class David Strange, 35th ID, Fort Leavenworth
Sgt. 1st Class Ronald Towson, HHC. 169th CSSB,
Olathe
Staff Sgt. Kerry Free Jr., Det 1, 778th Trans Co,
Manhattan
Staff Sgt. Darel Long, Co C, 2nd CAB, 137th Inf,
Lenexa
Sgt. Adrian Davis, Det 2, 778th Trans Co, Salina
Sgt. David Dewitt, 778th Trans Co (-), Kansas City
Sgt. Kenneth Horsley Jr., Det 2, 778th Trans Co,
Salina
Sgt. Chadley Kuker, Btry A, 1st Bn, 161st FA,
Dodge City
Sgt. Lee Smith, 778th Trans Co (-), Kansas City

Kansas Air National Guard

Col. Shelly Bausch, JFHQ KS-AC, Topeka
Col. Chris Meyer, 184th IW, Wichita
Chief Master Sgt. Chris Noe, 190th ARW, Topeka
Chief Master Sgt. Eli Shields, 184th IW, Wichita
Senior Master Sgt. Doug Latessa, 190th ARW, Topeka