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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)

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. “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. “But most importantly, our newest

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Happy Thanksgiving! Fort Benning to serve 12,000 Thanksgiving dinners today

Fort Benning celebrates Thanksgiving Day

Fort Benning Public Affairs / FORT BENNING, Ga. (Nov. 23) — Senior noncommissioned officers worked the serving lines in a time-honored tradition of serving Soldiers and civilians during an annual pre-Thanksgiving lunch Nov. 23, 2016, at the NCOA Dining Facility on Fort Benning. (Photos by Markeith Horace/MCoE PAO) UPDATE: (Nov. 24) Today, on Thanksgiving Day, 11 Fort Benning dining facilities will serve

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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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