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Father and son Dennis and William Sheirer were recently promoted within the Civil Air Patrol. Dennis Sheirer was promoted to first lieutenant while William Sheirer was promoted to cadet senior airman.

Father and son promoted during Civil Air Patrol ceremony

Father and son Dennis and William Sheirer were recently promoted within the Civil Air Patrol. Dennis Sheirer was promoted to first lieutenant while William Sheirer was promoted to cadet senior airman.

Service to his country has always been a theme for CAP member Dennis Sheirer, who served 22 years in the active duty U.S. Air Force and retired as a senior master sergeant.

That value of “service before self” now runs in the family. Sheirer’s son, William, joined the Civil Air Patrol Cadet Program in December.

Recently, Oswego CAP’s Squadron Commander, Captain Andrew Roth, held a promotion ceremony for both father and son. Dennis Sheirer was appointed to the officer grade of first lieutenant in the Civil Air Patrol in recognition of his completed professional military education and experience.

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