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Pease Air Force Base (AFB) Health Concerns

Mission Statement

The Pease Health Working Group (PHWG) was convened in December 2018 by Col. John Pogorek, commander of the 157th Air Refueling Wing, Pease Air National Guard Base, in response to health-related concerns associated with exposures to contaminated water and potential occupational hazards voiced by retired and active Pease members. The PHWG provides technical assistance to the wing commander as it relates to public health programs, policies and healthcare information. The PHWG members are representatives from Pease Air National Guard Base, NH Department of Health and Human Services, NH Office of Veteran Services, U.S. Air National Guard Bureau, Washington D.C, University of New Hampshire, Veteran's Administration, representatives from the New Hampshire Congressional Delegation, technical experts in drinking water quality, widows and retired service members.

State of New Hampshire Division of Veterans Services
275 Chestnut Street | Room 517 | Manchester, NH 03101-2411
(603) 624-9230 | NH Toll Free 1-800-622-9230 | Fax: (603) 624-9236
TDD Access: Relay NH 1-800-735-2964

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