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"Remembering Our Fallen" Exhibit on Display at GMC March 10 - 14
“REMEMBERING OUR FALLEN” Photo Exhibit of Georgia’s Fallen on Display March 10 – 14 at Georgia Military College (Milledgeville, GA) A very emotional exhibit, “Remembering Our Fallen,” is a stark reminder of the ultimate sacrifice made by 200 Georgians killed in The War on Terror while wearing our country’s uniform in a war zone. The photo display, which includes military and personal photos of each of Georgia’s Fallen, will be traveling throughout Georgia and will be coming to Georgia Military College in Milledgeville, (hometown of SSG Alex French, IV). “We can never forget those who sacrificed everything for our freedom. We must remember these American Heroes and speak their names when we see their family members,” said Colonel James Biernesser (Ret.) USAF and Director of Military Programs for Bellevue University. “This exhibit is created in such a way so it can travel easily throughout Georgia, so that more people will have the opportunity to honor and remember Georgia’s Fallen.” Those from Central Georgia to be honored and remembered include: Sgt Kelley L. Courtney, USMC (Macon) SPC Mark J. Downer, USA (Warner Robins) SSG Alex French IV, ARNG (Milledgeville) SPC Daniel E. Gomez, USA (Warner Robins) SGT David "D'Maine" A. Holmes, ARNG (Tennille) SGT Marcus S. Futrell, ARNG (Macon) SrA Jason D. Nathan, USAF (Macon) Cpl William G. Taylor, USMC (Macon) SGT Robert "Leeroy" G. Tenney, Jr., USA (Warner Robins) LCpl Jeffrey D. Walker, USMC (Macon) EM3 Amber L. Winbourne, USN (Warner Robins) The exhibit was created by Bill & Evonne Williams of Patriotic Productions, Omaha, and is sponsored by Bellevue University. Bellevue University is a private, non-profit University in Bellevue, Nebraska. Founded in 1966, with the charter of serving our military heroes, it has been a military-friendly school for 45 years. Bellevue University was an early adopter of distance learning and is now a leader in online education with students in the 50 US states and 55 foreign countries, including Afghanistan and Iraq. More information can be found at: www.bellevue.edu DETAILS: “Remembering Our Fallen” will be on display March 10 to March 14 at Georgia Military College, Peter Boylan Hall Atrium, daily from 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. There is no charge for admission. The exhibit is open to the public. If you would like to schedule the display, please contact Bill Williams of Patriotic Productions at firstname.lastname@example.org or 402-612-0210. More information is available at: www.rememberingourfallen.org.