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Commander’s Message: A new Soldier’s first Thanksgiving …

Fort Benning officers and senior noncommissioned officers will work the serving lines in the time-honored tradition of serving Soldiers and family members for their annual pre-Thanksgiving meal scheduled for Nov. 23, 2016 at the NCOA Dining Facility on Fort Benning. (Photo by Chris Warner/MCoE PAO)

From Maj. Gen. Eric Wesley, Commanding General, Fort Benning and the Maneuver Center of Excellence /   Something special occurs here at Fort Benning every Thanksgiving. Soon to be Infantrymen, Tankers, and Scouts, share their first Thanksgiving meal away from home with their new family, the Army family.  These future combined arms Soldiers were civilians just a few weeks ago,

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