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Oct 24, 2011

Release Number: 1110-05


Fort Drum Public Affairs

Mountain Remembrance Ceremony Scheduled for October 27

Media Advisory 

Release Nr. 1110-05

October 24, 2011

Fort Drum Public Affairs 


Mountain Remembrance Ceremony Scheduled for October 27


Fort Drum, NY -- A Mountain Remembrance Ceremony will be held Thursday, October 27 at 4:30 p.m. at the Main Post Chapel to honor fallen 10th Mountain Division Soldiers.


Soldiers to be honored are:

1SG Billy J. Siercks


SGT Andrew Tobin


SPC Koran P. Contreras,


SPC Douglas J. Jeffries Jr.


SPC Jesse W. Dietrich


SPC Kevin R. Shumaker

Media interested in covering the ceremony should be at the Media Operations Center on Route 26 no later than 3:45 p.m.  For further information contact Fort Drum Public Affairs at 315-772-7267 or email

Media Relations Officer
Main Office
Public Affairs Office
10012 S. Riva Ridge Loop
Fort Drum, New York
(315) 772-5461
(315) 772-8295

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