Retired Maj. Gen. Jack Catton Jr., former 14th Flying Training Wing commander, retired Lt. Col. Richard “Gene” Smith, former Golden Triangle Regional Airport director, retired Col. Nick Ardillo, former GTRA director and 14th FTW commander, retired Lt. Col. Mike Hainsey, current GTRA director and Col. Howard McArthur, 14th FTW Vice Commander pose for a photo at the Richard “Gene” Smith plaza on Columbus AFB March 14, 2014. Smith, whose plaza bears his name, was a POW for over five and one-half years and was recognized during Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training Class 14-06’s graduation ceremony as today marked the 41st anniversary of his repatriation.
Photo by: U.S. Air Force Photo/Melissa Dublin
March 20, 2014 10:12:28 AM
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