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By Ben Justman,CMSAF (Ret.) James M. McCoy

The 12 months is 1888, and Pres. Grover Cleveland has simply signed into legislations a invoice that might bring about the institution of citadel criminal. In 1948, that military put up received a brand new identify: Offutt Air strength Base. The background of Offutt Air strength Base is really in contrast to that of the other army deploy. within the face of adversity, it has conquer demanding situations throughout the usa’ upward push to worldwide prominence, used to be energetic in the course of the golden age of flight, and served as a wartime bomber plant. the bottom remained ever vigilant throughout the chilly struggle and maintains to take action as a combatant of 21st-century threats. Its amazing lifestyles of approximately a hundred twenty five years can function a highway map folks historical past. this day, the fifty fifth Wing serves because the host unit for Offutt Air strength Base; its motto, “Videmus Omnia” (“We See All”), is also utilized to the saga of the base.

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