Josh Hipenbecker is the newest recruit on our “Salute to Freedom” team … thank you for your service!!!
Josh enlisted in the Army National Guard in July of 2016, the summer of his freshman year of college. Initially as 88M (truck driver), he contracted as an officer cadet into the Truman State University ROTC (reserve officer training program) Battalion shortly after. From there, he participated in the SMP (simultaneous membership program) while in college in the Missouri National Guard; during which he served with a Field Artillery unit. This continued through the end of college at which time he was commissioned as a 15A (Aviation officer) into the Missouri Army National Guard. From there he went onto flight school where he learned to pilot UH-60M helicopters and he continues to fly in the state today
Josh wanted to hear Something in the Orange by Zach Bryan
At 92.3 WIL we are proud of the U.S. Military men and women who are serving & have served our country and we want to salute those who protect our freedom! Fill out the form HERE to become the newest recruit on our “Salute to Freedom” team!
We want to brag on you so tell us what branch you served, what songs get you through the day, and a little about YOU! Then we’ll honor you on air, online, give you a commemorative t-shirt, and play one of your favorite songs!