Gunner Uses Tintype to Photo Troops

Staff Sgt. Ed Drew, California Air National Guard, 129th Rescue Squadron aerial gunner accepted the challenge of doing tintype photography on a recent mission to Afghanistan. A process that had not been done in combat since the Civil War and never done to capture the essence of a U.S. Air Force member. By SSgt John Ayre (60th AMW Public Affairs). For more information on Staff Sgt. Ed Drew visit: or


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