'Safety Dude' retires after 50 years of service
Bernard “Safety Dude” Bruce, U.S. Air Force retired 56th Fighter Wing Occupational Safety and Health manager, wears his ‘Safety Dude’ hat July 30, 2021, at Luke Air Force Base, Arizona. Bruce retired after a combined service of more than 50 years to the Air Force--26 years of active duty and 24 years as a government-service employee. During his time with the Air Force Bruce held many roles including being an Air Traffic Controller in the Vietnam War, a radio host for Air Force’s Radio and Television Network, the 56th Fighter Wing Occupational Safety and Health manager and the historian for the local Tuskegee Airmen Incorporated chapter. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Leala Marquez)

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