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MCoE Soldiers support annual Plains Peanut Festival

International military students from Fort Benning enjoyed participating in the festivities at the annual Plains Peanut Festival Sept. 24 in Plains, Georgia.

By Maj. Micah Smith, 3-81 Armor Regiment / Soldiers from 3rd Battalion, 81st Armor Regiment, and the Maneuver Center of Excellence Band supported the 20th annual Plains Peanut Festival Sept. 24 in Plains, Georgia. The annual Plains Peanut Festival is an all-day event centered around one of the Sumter County community’s claims to fame, its peanut production, and features the

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International military student sponsorship builds relationships

International military students and their in-class sponsors discuss cultural differences and similarities before the International Military Student Office presentation July 28 at the Benning Club. (Photo by Lindsay Marchello)

By Lindsay Marchello, Bayonet & Saber / The International Military Student Office ensures that every international Soldier feels welcomed at Fort Benning through the Military Sponsor Program. With this program, the international military students are provided with an in-class sponsor to help them understand the U.S. military training environment and get acclimated with American culture. The responsibilities of an in-class

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