Bataan Honors WWII Veteran Alcide "Bull" Benini

Jane Abels, the daughter of Alcide "Bull" Benini, speaks aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5), take part in a ceremony to dedicate Bataan’s flight deck in Benini's honor for his distinguished military service to the United States. Benini was World War Two (WWII) combat veteran and Bataan Death March survivor. Bataan is currently conducting routine qualifications in preparation for her future deployment.

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