FORT LEWIS, Wash. (I Corps release) - A memorial ceremony for Cpl. Brian L.
Chevalier will be held Tuesday, Mar. 20 at 10:30 a.m. at the Main Post
Chevalier, 21, an Infantryman who served with 5th Battalion,
20th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division (SBCT), will
be remembered by friends, soldiers and the Fort Lewis community.
The Department of Defense announced that Cpl. Chevalier of
Athens, Ga. died Mar. 14 in Mufrek, Iraq when an improvised explosive
device exploded near him.
Chevalier joined the Army in 2005 and was then assigned to Ft.
Lewis, Wash. in Jan. 2006.
Chevalier's awards and decorations include the National Defense
Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal and Army Service
Ribbon. Chevalier received a promotion to Corporal posthumously.