FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) - Ft. Benning handed out honors Tuesday to Army Rangers from the 3rd Battalion Unit.
The men were recognized for their combat actions while deployed in Afghanistan over the last year.
A special presentation was given of Sgt. Ronald Kubik, who died in April 2010 during combat. His mother was awarded his Silver Star at the ceremony, which was held at the Marshall Auditorium in McGinnis-Wickman Hall.
The Rangers' return earlier this year marks the 17th deployment of the battalion to Afghanistan.