SAC's Elite Guard protected Air Force's most sensitive site during Cold War
Former Elite Guard members taking part in Friday’s ceremonies include, from left, Tom Allen of Clearfield, Utah; Bob Griffith of Dayton, Ohio; Bill Marshall of Columbus, Ohio; and Tony Smith of Logan, Ohio.
Posted: Saturday, July 27, 2013 12:00 am
Updated: 12:10 pm, Fri May 23, 2014.
If you visited Strategic Air Command's Bellevue headquarters back in the Cold War era, you might have suddenly seen a blue-bereted flash barreling down the corridor bellowing, “Clear the halls!”
And if you didn't flatten yourself against the wall, you could expect to pick yourself up off the carpet — no matter how many stars you wore on your shoulder.
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Saturday, July 27, 2013 12:00 am.
Updated: 12:10 pm.