VIENNA, W.Va. - Master Sergeant Mark Strauss, of Cambridge, was recently assigned to the United States Air Force Recruiting Office in Vienna.
Sergeant Strauss is a recent graduate of the Air Force Recruiting School, near San Antonio, Texas, where he was trained in various areas of study, including the Airman Classification System, testing and enlistment processing procedures, and public speaking.
Sergeant Strauss was selected for the special course and recruiting duty as a volunteer with an outstanding Air Force record.
Prior to Sergeant Strauss' assignment, he was stationed with the 729th Air Control Squadron at Hill Air Force Base as a ground radar systems maintainer. Other assignments since enlisting in the Air Force on Jan 20, 1999 include Holloman AFB, New Mexico , McGuire AFB, New Jersey, and Osan Airbase, South Korea.
Sergeant Strauss is married to the former Rachel Clark of Newcomerstown, and they currently live in Williamstown. They have two daughters, Kaley, age 14, Allison, age 12, and two sons, Joseph, age 8, and Jack, age 2.