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Fort Gordon pays tribute to POWs, MIA troops

...sacrifice, thank you for your example," Anderson said.During the ceremony, wreaths were placed around the fort's POW/MIA memorial while the POW/MIA flag flew above."Freedom isn't free," Williams said. "Some of us paid with our lives...
Fort Gordon ceremony honors POWs, MIAs

...with a posting of the colors, a firing squad salute and the playing of taps.Four wreaths were laid next to the POW/MIA memorial on post as soldiers saluted and civilians held a hand over their hearts.After laying a wreath on behalf of the...
Metro | Fort Gordon | Augusta Economy
'Shadow' casts light on Vietnam vets

...Two years ago this month, crews landed the restored Huey at the Academy of Richmond County - and later at the POW/MIA memorial at Fort Gordon - to gather stories for the documentary. One local man featured in the film is Charles Kelly Jr...
Metro | Academy of Richmond County
Military honors soldiers

...Gen. John P. Cavanaugh, the fort's commanding general, told a crowd of about 100 gathered at the fort's POW/MIA memorial. "We can never fully repay our debt for their loss, for those who returned home forever changed, and for those...
Special ceremonies will honor soldiers

...Friday, Fort Gordon will honor prisoners of war and soldiers missing in action. The ceremony will be held at the POW/MIA memorial at the corner of Kilbourne Street and Chamberlain Avenue.
Metro | Midland Valley High School