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Former Soldotna coach Devenney dies at 69

...weights?Devenney kept a lot of personal information from many people he knew, including the fact that he earned a bronze star in Vietnam as a Marine.But everybody has a desire to be understood, to be recognized for what kind of person they...
Mr. Daniel Thomas Furlong

...earned several medals including two Purple Hearts, from wounds received in Normandy and at the Battle of the Bulge, a Bronze Star, and a Distinguished Unit Citation. Daniel was a WWII Hero and "Lifetime Hero" to his family and was a longtime...
Mr. Glen Royce Jackson

...Rolling W, 89th Division US Infantry as a Communications Chief in the European Theater during which time he received the Bronze Star Medal. Upon receiving an honorable discharge, Glen taught mathematics and science in Newcastle, Wyo. Seeking work...
Juneau man awarded Bronze Star

...Juneau resident, was awarded the Bronze Star Medal with Valor this month for...Ernst, who would be awarded the Bronze Star with Valor as well, Evenson then...he thinks of being awarded the Bronze Star, the fourth-highest combat decoration...
Medal of Honor recipients visit Juneau station

...grenade in their direction. Pittman also was awarded the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal with two bronze stars, and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal. Dix also received his Medal of Honor from Johnson, for actions while...
To the rescue

...hearing it quantified really brings it home to what we're doing for that whole year," he said. Keller was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for his service in Afghanistan. He was responsible for approximately 300 combat hours and approximately 300 medevac...
Homer WWII veteran honored with others

...the war, and after reviewing medal nominations, 100th/442nd veterans received medals long overdue. Nakada got a Bronze Star in 2003. Toward the end of the war, Isao Nakada won some money in a dice game and used it to look up Mitsu Hasegawa...
No on Miller; Yes on Murkowski

...He brags about his West Point selection, his Yale education, and short time in the military and, oh yes, and his Bronze Star. (There were 30,000 of them given out after desert storm). First, lets discuss his education. With all that...
Parson, Duarte to wed

...He left Guam in 2002 and enlisted in the Army serving, as a Ranger for four years. Joe received a Purple Heart and Bronze Star for his tour in Afghanistan. He is currently an MMA fighter and also attending college in San Diego, studying criminal...
Soldotna Community News

...1945," he said. While in the army he attained the rank of sergeant and received the Presidential Unit Citation, Bronze Star, two Purple Hearts and citations from the French, Belgium and Netherland governments. In June of 1945, he married...


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