ITTA BENA, Miss. (WTVA) - A memorial will be unveiled this weekend to honor the soldiers killed in a military plane crash in 2017.
On July 10, 2017, 15 Marines and one sailor lost their lives in a plane crash in Itta Bena.
Mississippi Valley State University will host a memorial service on Saturday, July 14 at 10 a.m. The cermoney will be held at the H.G. Carpenter building on campus.
A memorial will be unveiled following the ceremony at the Leflore County Incubator, across from the campus.