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Joseph Washington Betit

...activities. In addition to numerous service medals he was awarded the Bronze Star Medal with First Oak Leaf cluster, Legion of Merit (Panama Canal Zone), Army Commendation Medal with first Oak Leaf Cluster, and the Combat Infantryman's badge...
In memory of Merrill's Marauder Matsumoto

...father's actions were recognized. He was awarded the Legion of Merit by Gen. Frank Merrill for his actions gathering intel...Matsumoto was interned in Arkansas and was awarde the Legion of Merit for his actions in Walawbum, Burma.
Juneau man appointed to oversee ferry system

...Degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Purdue University in 1991. During his military career Neussl received the Legion of Merit, four Meritorious Service Medals, three Coast Guard Commendation Medals, the Coast Guard Achievement Medal and...
Local veteran honored

...chairman of the Alaska Veterans Advisory Council, long-time Juneau resident Pat Carothers has been awarded the Alaska Legion of Merit. Carothers, who served for 36 years with the U.S. Marine Corps and veteran of World War II, the Korean War and...
New wing commander takes over at Eielson

...where he will be vice commander of the 9th Air Expeditionary Task Force. Graper was awarded the Alaska and U.S. Legion of Merit awards for his work at Eielson. Granger came to Eielson in 2007 soon after the base avoided closure. The base has...
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Elmendorf memorial for C-17 crash victims

...families sitting in the first row, he added: "We want you to know Alaskans are with you." Parnell presented Alaska Legion of Merit awards to family members, kneeling in front of each relative as he did so. Families also were presented with Meritorious...
Fort Wainwright welcomes new Stryker commander

...recently oversaw the 12-month deployment of the 1-25th to Iraq's Diyala province, for which he was awarded the Legion of Merit. Maj. Gen. William Troy, the commander of U.S. Army Alaska, says the brigade had unprecedented success and...


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