Wall memorializes Bitnerís service and sacrifice

A wall was dedicated in memory of Master Sgt. Benjamin F. Bitner during Memorial Day ceremonies in Greencastle. A section of VFW Post 6319 was set aside for Greencastle son Ben Bitner, who was killed in the line of duty in Afghanistan on April 23, 2011. Army Major Kyle Davis, a 1995 graduate of Greencastle-Antrim High School, was the featured speaker. He attended the United States Military Academy at West Point, graduating in 2000. Now 33, he has served in Iraq and Korea, and will return to Baghdad in December as Assistant Army Attache' at the U.S. Embassy.

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