FORT STEWART, Ga (WSAV) – The 3rd Infantry Division and Fort Stewart announcing Monday they plan to honor Staff Sgt. Stevon Booker by dedicating a multi-purpose range in his name.
Fort Stewart will host the ceremony for the Booker Multi-Purpose Range Tuesday morning.
According to officials, the dedication ceremony will include a tank live-fire demonstration by 3rd Infantry Division Soldiers.
Staff Sgt. Stevon A. Booker, a 3rd Infantry Division Soldier, was killed in action in Iraq in 2003.
Booker posthumously received a Silver Star for his actions. Following a comprehensive review Booker’s award was upgraded to the Distinguished Service Cross.