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Maneuver Center of Excellence mourns loss of Fort Benning firefighter

(Source: Fort Benning) (Source: Fort Benning)

FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) – A Fort Benning firefighter has passed away.

Fort Benning and the Maneuver Center of Excellence sent a release extending their sincere condolences to the friends and family of Firefighter Greg Jackson, of Phenix City, Alabama.

Firefighter Jackson was assigned to Directorate of Emergency Services, Fort Benning Fire Department. He died April 19, while under medical care.

Jackson, a firefighter, originally joined the Army as an infantryman in 1988 serving honorably for four years. He continued to serve his nation as a firefighter at Fort Benning since 2004.

He was a member of the team when they were presented the Department of Defense Fire Department of the Year in 2011, 2014, and 2017. 

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