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Death of Moody AFB Airman


A 29-year-old Airman assigned to the 723d Aircraft Maintenance Squadron was found deceased in Mexico November 14, 2020.

The deceased Airman has been identified as Airman First Class Anthony Benti, who entered the Air Force March 5, 2019 and arrived at Moody November 14, 2019.

"I’m deeply saddened by the loss of a Flying Tiger family member. Team Moody and I extend our deepest condolences to Anthony’s family and friends during this difficult time," said Col. Daniel P. Walls, 23d Wing Commander.

The Airman’s death is under investigation, however, foul play is not suspected.

For questions please contact Moody Air Force Base Public Affairs via email at 23wg.pa@us.af.mil or via phone at 229-257-4146.