FORT LEWIS, Wash. – Family, friends, Soldiers and the Fort Lewis community will remember Spc. Kevin J. Graham with a ceremony to be conducted Thursday, October 8, at 3 p.m. at North Fort Chapel. Graham, 27, of Benton, Ky., died Sept. 26 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his vehicle with an improvised explosive device.
He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Wash. The brigade deployed to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in July, 2009.