Police Leaders Jumping with U.S. Army Golden Knights Parachute Team to Support Military

Mt. Juliet, Tenn. – In show of support for the United States Armed Forces, Police Chief James Hambrick & Lt. Tyler Chandler will be jumping out of a perfectly good airplane with the renowned U.S. Army Golden Knights parachute team. Both Mt. Juliet police leaders will be skydiving with a member of the Golden Knights during the afternoon of Monday, April 24, 2017. Prior to the jump, Hambrick and Chandler will undergo an introduction, training, and be fitted for a jump suit.

U.S. Army Recruiting Company Nashville Commander Anita Brooks stated, “The purpose of this event is to recognize individuals in the community who represent the Army Values and create lasting partnerships to support both organizations. This event will allow community leaders to participate in a tandem jump with the Golden Knights, the U.S. Army Parachute Team.”

Hambrick and Chandler were nominated by the Nashville Recruiting Battalion to represent the Mt. Juliet Army Recruiting Center. The event will take place at Outlaw Field in Clarksville, and it will be documented by many photos and videos that will be shared with the community.

Chief Hambrick

Lieutenant Chandler

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