(Fairfield)--A war hero is being remembered by his former classmates. 43 year old Staff Sgt. Christopher Federmann was a 1994 Fairfield High School graduate, and played football for the Indians, wearing number 44. He later enlisted in the Army, and ended up fighting with the Special Forces in Iraq. He was awarded the Silver Star and Purple Heart for actions on the battlefield. Staff Sergeant Federmann will be laid to rest with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery. He died at his Illinois home on September 11th.