Fort Benning celebrates Thanksgiving

NEVER FORGET!! The Maneuver Center of Excellence at Fort Benning, Ga. honored and remembered the sacrifices of our fallen heroes and those who remain MIA/POW with the Missing Man Table during the Thanksgiving Day meal service, Nov. 24, 2016. NEVER FORGET!! (Photo: Ben Garrett/MCoE PAO)

NEVER FORGET!! The Maneuver Center of Excellence at Fort Benning, Ga. honored and remembered the sacrifices of our fallen heroes and those who remain MIA/POW with the Missing Man Table during the Thanksgiving Day meal service, Nov. 24, 2016. NEVER FORGET!! (Photo: Ben Garrett/MCoE PAO)

MCoE/Fort Benning PAO /

FORT BENNING, Ga. — Maj. Gen. Eric Wesley, Commanding General, Maneuver Center of Excellence, and other senior leaders of the command served Thanksgiving meals to Soldiers.

Commanders, Drill Sergeants, and First Sergeants served Soldiers Nov. 24, 2016, during the Fort Benning Thanksgiving dinner service. (Photo: Ben Garrett/MCoE PAO)

Commanders, Drill Sergeants, and First Sergeants served Soldiers Nov. 24, 2016, during the Fort Benning Thanksgiving dinner service. (Photo: Ben Garrett/MCoE PAO)

“This Thanksgiving meal with their new family will leave a lasting impression. The camaraderie and the spread of food will be something to behold,” said Wesley.

Commanders, Drill Sergeants, and First Sergeants served Soldiers Nov. 24, 2016, during the Fort Benning Thanksgiving dinner service. (Photo: Ben Garrett/MCoE PAO)“But most importantly, our newest Soldiers will witness their Drill Sergeants, commanders, and first sergeants serving them. A powerful Army tradition that reinforces our Army Values; Loyalty, Duty, Respect, Selfless Service, Honor, Integrity, and Personal Courage.”

Happy Thanksgiving!

Commanders, Drill Sergeants, and First Sergeants served Soldiers Nov. 24, 2016, during the Fort Benning Thanksgiving dinner service. (Photo: Ben Garrett/MCoE PAO)

Commanders, Drill Sergeants, and First Sergeants served Soldiers Nov. 24, 2016, during the Fort Benning Thanksgiving dinner service. (Photo: Ben Garrett/MCoE PAO)

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