Mt. Soledad Veterans Memorial ceremony in San Diego

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Mount Soledad Veterans Memorial is preparing to host a Veterans Day ceremony to honor a very special veteran.

At the event people will be honoring Senior Chief Petty Officer Kenton Stacy, EOD Technician, Purple Heart and Bronze Star Recipient on Monday, November 11th from 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm.

Senior Chief Petty Officer Kenton Stacy, volunteered in the United States Navy and chose one of the most demanding and dangerous military occupational specialties to save others as an Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician.

After over fifty combat missions, an Improvised Explosive Device  detonated and severely injuring Kenton in 2017 in Syria.

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