Pope Air Force Base changes name, keeps same mission
Photo Credit: Michelle Butzgy
Col. James C. Johnson, 43rd Airlift Wing commander, center, and Maj. Gen. Rodney O. Anderson, right, deputy commanding general, XVIII Airborne Corps and Fort Bragg, sign a proclamation stating that Pope Air Force Base will transfer over to Fort Bragg and become known as Pope Field, Tuesday, at Hangar 4. Brig. Gen. William J. Bender, far left, U.S. Air Force Expeditionary Center, and Col. Paul M. Kucharek, left, newly appointed 43rd Airlift Group Commander, also participated in the ceremony.
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