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107-year-old visits Riverside, once home to her childhood friends

Caroline Howard, a 107-year-old who once played at Riverside as a little girl, reminisces about her time there during a tour of the home Aug. 13. (Photos by Patrick A Albright/ MCoE PAO Photographer)

By Danielle Davis, Bayonet & Saber / Long before the commanding generals of the Maneuver Center of Excellence called Riverside home, Caroline Howard played there with her childhood friends, the daughters of Arthur Bussey, the original owner. Born in 1909, the 107-year-old visited Fort Benning Aug. 13 to tour the commanding general’s home and reminisce on days long past. Retired

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