Colonel William C. Bentley III graduated from The Citadel in May 1991 and commissioned through the Platoon Leaders Class. Over the next 9 years, he completed The Basic School and Naval Flight training, qualifying as a CH-53E helicopter pilot. Assigned to Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 464, he deployed aboard ship to the Norway, Mediterranean, and Arabian Gulf. In 1998, he completed the Weapons and Tactics Instructor course and was nominated as the 2d Marine Air Wing Marine Corps Aviator of the Year in 2000.
SgtMaj Christopher J. Adams
Sergeant Major, Marine Corps Installations National Capital Region – Marine Corps Base Quantico