Charity Fight: Battle for a Fallen Soldier
Charity Fight: Battle for a Fallen Soldier - Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Event on September 14, 2013 in Wilmington, North Carolina USA
Wilmington Convention Center Pro/Am Cape Fear Family Day & CharityFight.org Present: Battle for Fallen Soldier! Come join us for an entire day filled with activities and of course Professional & Amateur MMA Fights. This day is to honor a fallen soldier and Wilmington native; SGT. Thomas Jefferson "TJ" Butler IV. SGT. Butler was killed in the line of action while serving with the U.S. Army N.C. National Guard in Khost, Afghanistan. T. J. grew up in Hampstead, graduated from Topsail High School in 2006, and joined the N.C. National Guard in June 2007. He and his wife, Holly, were married November 29, 2008. Their seven-month-old son, Thomas Jefferson Butler, V, was born March 6, 2012. Sgt. Butler deployed to Afghanistan in August 2012. SGT. Butler took an oath to defend our country and preserve our freedom. It is with honor and privilege to be able to assist the Butler family with this event. All proceeds for this day will go to the Butler family! All questions pertaining to the Charity, Cape Fear Family Day, and how the event will benefit the Butler family can be directed to Cape Fear Family Day at www.CapeFearFamilyDay.com.