Fort Benning remembers Command Sgt. Maj. Roy Morgan during Panther 10-Miler
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FORT BENNING, Ga. — More than 200 runners and spectators honored the memory of Command Sgt. Maj. Roy Morgan during the Panther 10-Miler named in his honor.
Competitors competed in one of the three events; the 10-mile run, 10-mile ruck or the 5K run.
Command Sgt. Maj. Richard Meiers, 1-46 IN and one of Command Sgt. Maj. Morgan’s best friends, spoke at the opening ceremony with words of remembrance about his Battle Buddy.
After honors were rendered and the national anthem was played, the race began and competitors navigated their way around and through the Sand Hill training area.
The race was chip-timed and high-resolution race photographs were provided to the competitors.
The day conclued with a fun-run for the children and an awards and recognition ceremony.