ARLINGTON, VA - OCTOBER 03: A U.S. Air Force honor guard carries the casket of retired Air Force Maj. Gen. John Alison, during a burial service at Arlington National Cemetery on October 3, 2011 in ... more 
ARLINGTON, VA - OCTOBER 03: A U.S. Air Force honor guard carries the casket of retired Air Force Maj. Gen. John Alison, during a burial service at Arlington National Cemetery on October 3, 2011 in Arlington, Virginia. Maj. Gen. John Alison served in WWII, and was the deputy commander of the 1st Air Commando Group in 1943, and was one of the Air Force's first Air Commandos. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images) less 
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