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24th SOW hosts SOST and Combat Camera assessment

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario operating in low light.

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario during an assessment and selection process at Hurlburt Field, October 6, 2020. Candidates undergo a 5-day assessment conducting various activities to ensure they are fit for the SOST mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Gerald Willis)

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario packing emergency medical supplies

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario during an assessment and selection process at Hurlburt Field, October 6, 2020. Candidates undergo a 5-day assessment conducting various activities to ensure they are fit for the SOST mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Gerald Willis)

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario operating on a subject in low light

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario during an assessment and selection process at Hurlburt Field, October 6, 2020. Candidates undergo a 5-day assessment conducting various activities to ensure they are fit for the SOST mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Gerald Willis)

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario performing emergency medical procedures

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario during an assessment and selection process at Hurlburt Field, October 6, 2020. Candidates undergo a 5-day assessment conducting various activities to ensure they are fit for the SOST mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Gerald Willis)

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario operating on a subject in low light

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario during an assessment and selection process at Hurlburt Field, October 6, 2020. Candidates undergo a 5-day assessment conducting various activities to ensure they are fit for the SOST mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Gerald Willis)

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario operating on a subject in low light

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario during an assessment and selection process at Hurlburt Field, October 6, 2020. Candidates undergo a 5-day assessment conducting various activities to ensure they are fit for the SOST mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Gerald Willis)

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario operating on a subject in low light

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario during an assessment and selection process at Hurlburt Field, October 6, 2020. Candidates undergo a 5-day assessment conducting various activities to ensure they are fit for the SOST mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Gerald Willis)

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario providing emergency medical aid in a woods

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario during an assessment and selection process at Hurlburt Field, October 6, 2020. Candidates undergo a 5-day assessment conducting various activities to ensure they are fit for the SOST mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Gerald Willis)

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario providing emergency medical assistance to a subject on the leaf-covered ground in a woods

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario during an assessment and selection process at Hurlburt Field, October 6, 2020. Candidates undergo a 5-day assessment conducting various activities to ensure they are fit for the SOST mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Gerald Willis)

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario providing emergency medical assistance to a subject on the leaf-covered ground in a woods
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Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario during an assessment and selection process at Hurlburt Field, October 6, 2020. Candidates undergo a 5-day assessment conducting various activities to ensure they are fit for the SOST mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Gerald Willis)

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario providing emergency medical assistance to a subject on the leaf-covered ground in a woods
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Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario during an assessment and selection process at Hurlburt Field, October 6, 2020. Candidates undergo a 5-day assessment conducting various activities to ensure they are fit for the SOST mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Gerald Willis)

Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario providing emergency medical assistance to a subject on the leaf-covered ground in a woods
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Special Operations Surgical Team candidates participate in a medical scenario during an assessment and selection process at Hurlburt Field, October 6, 2020. Candidates undergo a 5-day assessment conducting various activities to ensure they are fit for the SOST mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Gerald Willis)

HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. --

The 24th Special Operations Wing hosted an arduous assessment and selection for potential Special Operations Surgical Team members as well as Special Tactics Combat Camera members. The candidates underwent a 5-day assessment conducting various activities to ensure they can perform their technical duties in the high-intensity special operations environment. 

For more information on joining SOST visit the Battlefield Surgery tab on our website. For current Public Affairs or Combat Camera Airmen interested in learning more about the 24th SOW mission email 24SOW.PAO@us.af.mil.