On May 24th, 2018, Bayonne, New Jerseyâ€™s Mayor, James Davis, honored Mr. Austin Wright Sr. with â€œThe Bayonne Veteran of the Year Award.â€ Prior to the Luncheon, we prayed for our â€œGod and Country.” We Remembered our past and present Veteran Heroes with a Mass at Holy Name Cemetery in Jersey City, New Jersey, for our departed loved ones before the Veterans of the Year Awards Luncheon.
Major James Davis stated: â€œI was happy to nominate Austin Wright Sr. for this year’s Veteran of the Year Award!â€ I was Honored to be selected as ” Veteran of the Year ” for the City of Bayonne. â€œAustin, thank you for your service and for all you do for our community!â€ #BayonneStrong #BayonnesVeteranOfTheYear
Left to right: USAF Veteran Austin Wright Sr. holding his â€œVeteran of The Year Award,â€ and Mayor James Davis.
The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office announced today that the remains of a serviceman, missing in action from the Vietnam War, have been identified and will be returned to his family for burial with full military honors.
Army Chief Warrant Officer George A. Howes, of Knox, Ind., will be buried Aug. 5 in Arlington National Cemetery. On Jan. 10, 1970, Howes and three aircrew members were returning to their base at Chu Lai, South Vietnam aboard a UH-1C Huey helicopter. Due to bad weather, their helicopter went down over Quang Nam Province, Socialist Republic of Vietnam (S.R.V.). Continue reading Soldier Missing from Vietnam War Identified→
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