FORT MILL, SC – LCPL Benjamin Charles Campbell, 18, died Monday, April 6, 2015. He was a 2014 graduate of Nation Ford High School. He attended Recruit Training for the United States Marine Corps at Parris Island, S.C. on July 20, 2014. Upon graduation he was assigned to SOI East at Camp Geiger, N.C. where he completed his Infantry Training in October, 2014. He was assigned to ARMOR TRNG CO, MARDET FORT BENNING, GA, MATSG 21. He loved riding his 4-wheel Jeep in the mud. He had an adventurous and kind spirit. He loved his family and friends. Memorial donations can be made in the name of Ben Campbell to the Special Olympics Area 11, 2438 Shiland Drive, Rock Hill, SC 29732.
“He was truly a remarkable young man and his short time here on earth made a huge difference in the lives of some many special young men and women that he so comfortably interacted with, even as a young boy.”
“My son knew your son at Fort Benning and said he enjoyed their conversations when they had the chance to talk one on one.”
“My son went through bootcamp with Benjamin.I have a wonderful picture of your son and Dallas at ease. Your son was the only Marine that Dallas wanted his picture with. I’m so sorry about the loss of your son.”