SAN ANGELO, Texas- A long-time employee of Fort Concho enjoyed a retirement reception on the fort grounds Thursday night.
Paul cook held several positions at the fort during his 25 years, and retired this summer.
He says he enjoyed being a part of the fort’s buffalo soldier living history program.
He was part of the re-created company “A” of the tenth cavalry, one of two regiments that protected the American west during the late 1800’s.
Cook says he’s looking forward to retirement.
Fort Concho is a former US Army installation and was established in November of 1867.