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Tree dedication ceremony set for Thursday at Warriors Walk

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HINESVILLE, GA (WTOC) -

A Warriors Walk tree dedication ceremony will take place Thursday at Fort Stewart. 

Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield will honor fallen soldier, Sgt. Aaron X. Wittman of Virginia, who died Jan. 10 in Afghanistan.

Wittman was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment, 1st Armor Brigade Combat Team, 3rd ID. 

The addition of the memorial tree for the fallen soldier will bring the total number of trees on Warriors Walk to 445.   

The eastern red bud trees planted on Warriors Walk serve as a living monument to our soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice.

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