33, of Houlton, Maine; assigned to 2nd Battalion, 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Campbell, Ky.; died Oct. 2 at Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered Sept. 30 from an improvised explosive device in Zombalay Village, Afghanistan.
To honor SFC Aaron A. Henderson , his mother, Christine Henderson retrieved this stone from their seven-generation family farm.
SFC Henderson’s mother describes the origin of the stone and her son –
“The stone came from the farm where I now live. The Henderson farm is 7 generation and my boys spent a lot of time here growing up. Aaron was a fun loving guy that had a lot of personality. People were drawn to him when he entered a room. He was all about family and he would do anything for anybody.”