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51st FW HQ building renamed in honor of Brig. Gen. Davis

The 51st Fighter Wing held a renaming and ribbon cutting ceremony for its headquarters building at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 1, 2021. The building, which serves as the 51st Fighter Wing headquarters, was dedicated to Brig. Gen. Benjamin O. Davis Jr. in recognition of his 34 years of service that spanned across World War II, Vietnam, Korea and the Cold War.

Osan Air Base leadership prepares to cut the ribbon at the 51st FW headquarters building renaming ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 1, 2021. The building was dedicated to Brig. Gen. Benjamin O. Davis Jr. in recognition of his accomplishments during 34 years of military service. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Douglas Lorance)

The 51st Fighter Wing held a renaming and ribbon cutting ceremony for its headquarters building at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 1, 2021. The building, which serves as the 51st Fighter Wing headquarters, was dedicated to Brig. Gen. Benjamin O. Davis Jr. in recognition of his 34 years of service that spanned across World War II, Vietnam, Korea and the Cold War.

Col. Joshua Wood, 51st Fighter Wing commander, speaks at the 51st FW headquarters building renaming ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 1, 2021. Wood discussed the accomplishments and history of Brig. Gen Benjamin O. Davis Jr. during 34 years of military service. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Douglas Lorance)

The 51st Fighter Wing held a renaming and ribbon cutting ceremony for its headquarters building at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 1, 2021. The building, which serves as the 51st Fighter Wing headquarters, was dedicated to Brig. Gen. Benjamin O. Davis Jr. in recognition of his 34 years of service that spanned across World War II, Vietnam, Korea and the Cold War.

Osan Air Base leadership cuts the ribbon at the 51st FW headquarters building renaming ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 1, 2021. The building was dedicated to Gen Benjamin O. Davis Jr. in recognition of his accomplishments and 34 years of military service. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Douglas Lorance)

The 51st Fighter Wing held a renaming and ribbon cutting ceremony for its headquarters building at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 1, 2021. The building, which serves as the 51st Fighter Wing headquarters, was dedicated to Brig. Gen. Benjamin O. Davis Jr. in recognition of his 34 years of service that spanned across World War II, Vietnam, Korea and the Cold War.

A plaque highlighting the accomplishments of Brig. Gen Benjamin O. Davis Jr., remains on display at the 51st FW headquarters building renaming ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 1, 2021. Davis’ 34 years of service spanned across World War II, Vietnam, Korea and the Cold War, including leading the Tuskegee Airmen in WW2. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Douglas Lorance)

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The 51st Fighter Wing held a renaming and ribbon cutting ceremony for its headquarters building at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 1, 2021. The building, which serves as the 51st Fighter Wing headquarters, was dedicated to Brig. Gen. Benjamin O. Davis Jr. in recognition of his 34 years of service that spanned across World War II, Vietnam, Korea and the Cold War.