FORT WAINWRIGHT, ALASKA, August 12 – The 1st Battalion, 52nd Aviation Regiment, U.S. Army Alaska Aviation Task Force will conduct a memorial ceremony Wednesday, August 14, at 10:00 a.m. for Pfc. Christopher Covington, who died during a boating accident on July 27, 2013.
The Army ceremony will be held at Fort Wainwright’s Northern Lights Chapel.
Covington, 23, from Temple Hills, MD, completed basic training at Fort Jackson, SC. and arrived at Fort Wainwright in July 2010.
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