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Inaugural memorial golf tourney kicks off Monday

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(Source: Gena Moore) (Source: Gena Moore)
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The first Lance Vogeler Memorial Golf Tournament will get under way at 8 a.m. Monday.

It was a year ago on Oct. 1 that Sgt 1st Class Lance H. Vogeler was killed in Afghanistan. He was was assigned to Headquaters and Headquaters Company, in the battalion mortar platoon of 1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, at Hunter Army Airfield.

The Lance Vogeler Memorial Golf Tournament will tee off at 8 a.m., at Southbridge Golf Club.

The tournament is raising funds for the Sua Sponte Foundation, which supports the immediate needs of the men of the 1st Ranger Battalion and their families during times of crisis.

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