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CMSgt Alcide “Bull” Benini

Memorial Service:  Alcide Sylvio Benini

NEWPORT NEWS, VA - Alcide (Bull) Sylvio Benini, 93 years young, died 16 Apr 2015, in the Hampton Veterans Administration Hospital Hospice. alcide_beniniA viewing and memorial will be held Sunday, 19 April, at 430 pm, at...
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Combat Control Association Re-Union

Combat Control Association Re-Union

October 16 - 19 (Thu - Sun) 2014 Online Registration: Click Here
It’s time to make your reunion plans! This is Combat Control’s 61st anniversary. We will induct the second Hall of Fame class, award the Mark...
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Air Commandos at the Tip of the Spear

Air Commandos at the Tip of the Spear

Few Americans think of Air Force “Special Tactics” Commandos as trained and equipped to fight in a ground combat environment, when in fact, airmen are often first on the ground during airborne and special operations.

 
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The BHC Silver Star Exhibit

The BHC Silver Star Exhibit

The Benini Heritage Center

The Silver Star exhibit is being updated. Here is a listing of ongoing projects: 1. Six Vietnam-era "citations" are missing the individual's photograph. Five photos have been secured and a sixth is due to arrive o/a 9/21/2014. The upgrade work should be completed o/a 1...
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