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Stop 17: Colonel Arthur "Bull" Simon Statue

  • Ardennes and Marion Street
  • Fort Bragg, NC 28310
  • Overview

    Statue dedicated to a heroic special forces soldier that went above and beyond the call of duty throughout his long military career. One of many great American heroes, Colonel "Bull" Simons, was the overall ground commander of the famous Son Tay Raid in 1970. He later rescued two American businessmen kidnapped during the Iranian Revolution for H. Ross Perot.

    Hours: Exterior View only, Open daily, before dusk.

    Next Stop: Turn left on Ardennes Street and 82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum will be on the right.

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