First Lieutenant Robert Bennedsen inducted into Hall of Valor

POSTED BY: Mike Thee
PUBLISHED: Wednesday, November 17, 2010

RobertBennedsen_WCLieutenant Colonel Eric Farquharson, chair of Seattle University’s Department of Military Science, speaks at a Nov. 17 ceremony honoring First Lieutenant Robert Bennedsen, a 2008 Albers graduate who was killed in combat on July 18 in Afghanistan. After a ceremony in the chapel presided over by SU President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., Bennedsen was inducted into SU’s Hall of Valor. He joins seven other SU alumni who died in combat during the Vietnam War. The hall, located in the ROTC Building on Cherry St. and 13th Ave., is open to the public during ROTC business hours. Media coverage: Read an article about Bennedsen that appeared in the Nov. 18 Seattle Times. (Photo by Chris Joseph Taylor)


First Lieutenant Robert Bennedsen inducted into Hall of Valor

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Lieutenant Colonel Eric Farquharson, chair of Seattle University’s Department of Military Science, speaks at a Nov. 17 ceremony honoring First Lieutenant Robert Bennedsen, a 2008 Albers graduate who was killed in combat on July 18 in Afghanistan. After a ceremony

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