Area ROTC units to honor fallen hero with memorial service on September 3

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Local ROTC units from area universities, including Mount St. Joseph University, will hold a memorial service for CPT Matthew Mattingly, who died in combat in Iraq in 2006. The memorial service will be held at Xavier University's Bellarmine Chapel on Saturday, September 3 at 5 p.m. with a memorial visit at 5:30 p.m. Dinner will follow the service at 6:15 p.m. 

CPT Mattingly was a Xavier ROTC alumnus. He was posthumously inducted into the Army ROTC Hall of Fame and has a classroom named after him.