Air Force Reserve Maj. Thomas F. Albrecht has deployed overseas to a forward operating base to serve in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Operation Enduring Freedom is the official name given to anti-terrorism military operations involving U.S. troops and allied coalition partners. Active duty and reserve component members from all branches of the U.S. armed forces have been deployed to support the war against global terrorism outside the borders of the United States. U.S. troops serve in South, Southwest and Central Asia, the Arabian peninsula, the Horn of Africa, islands in the Pacific, and Europe.
Albrecht is a 728 AMS OL-A maintenance operations officer assigned to the Central Command at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. The major has served in the military for 26 years.
He is the son of Steve and Jean Albrecht of Creek Road, Pleasant Valley, N.Y. His wife, Tia, is the daughter of Roger and Pauline Powell of 46th Terrace East, Bradenton, Fla.
Albrecht graduated in 1986 from Arlington High School, Lagrange, N.Y., and received a Master’s of Business Administration - Project Management in 2011 from Grantham University, Kansas City, Mo.