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Campbell, former FORSCOM boss, Vietnam vet, dies

Campbell, former FORSCOM boss, Vietnam vet, dies

Retired Gen. Charles “Hondo” Campbell, former commander of U.S. Army Forces Command, has died.

Campbell served in the Army for 40 years, retiring in June 2010. He was the last continuously serving general officer who saw action in Vietnam to leave active duty, according to information from the Army.

He died late in Shreveport on Monday after a lengthy illness, according to…

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