Year of the Veteran: Building named in honor of Fort Jackson vet

Building on Fort Jackson dedicated in honor of veteran

FORT JACKSON, SC (WIS) - Fort Jackson officials honored one of their own during a building dedication ceremony on May 2.

Corporal Samuel F. Pearson underwent basic training at Fort Jackson in 2006. He advanced through the ranks in the Army’s Finance Corps.

In 2007, Corporal Pearson was killed while stationed in Iraq.

Fort Jackson renamed the 369th Dining Facility in honor of the fallen soldier.

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