Fort Benning

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Fort Benning,

U.S. army post, 189,000 acres (76,500 hectares), W Ga., S of Columbus; est. 1918. One of the largest army posts in the United States, it is the nation's largest infantry training center and the home of the Army Infantry School.
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Also supporting the Maneuver Center of Excellence (MCOE) at Ft.
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While in training he was notified that he had been accepted to attend Officer Candidate School, and in July he was assigned to Ft.
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Professor of Latin American Studies, Troy State University, Visiting Professor at the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation, Ft.
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