Press Release – Meggitt Training Systems

BG Stephen Seay, Kevin Dietrick, Jerry Pierce, LTC Earle Denton

Presentation by Kevin Dietrick to Jerry Pierce at the Central Florida Veterans Memorial Park Foundation, Inc. on May 6, 2011


The campaign to build a permanent Memorial to honor those from Central Florida, who served in uniform of our country and did not return home, got a boost today from Meggitt Training Systems of Georgia. 

Kevin Dietrick, second from left, Vice President for Business Development recently presented a $6,000 check to Jerry E. Pierce, Chairman of the Central Florida Veterans Memorial Park Foundation along with fellow Board Members Stephen Seay, BG USA retired and Earle Denton, LTG USA retired.

“We are pleased and proud to be a part of this effort at Lake Nona to remember these Fallen Heroes,” said Dietrick.

 In accepting the check, Pierce told Dietrick, “We are delighted for this most generous contribution from Meggitt Training Systems and the timing of it, as we approach Memorial Day.”

The campaign has raised a total of $400,000 in gifts and pledges toward its phase one construction goal of $1.5 million. Information about the Memorial can be found at 


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