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Soldier to Receive Posthumous Honor

Posted March 21, 2008 4:13 p.m. EDT

— A soldier from Benson was to be awarded a posthumous Silver Star on Friday night.

Staff Sgt. William Moore, 27, was killed last year in Iraq by a bomb. Representatives of the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg were to present the medal to his family at the American Legion Hall in Benson.