On Saturday, Sept 24, 2022, Sgt Willie S, was awarded his Quilt of Valor at the VFW's District 11 meeting in Viroqua. He served in the Army between Aug 10, 1967 - July 31, 1970, during the Vietnam and Cold Wars. His duty stations were Fort Bragg, NC; Fort Benning, GA; Camp Casey, ROK; Fort Gordon, GA; and Fort Richardson, AK. His duties included Commo Chief and Radio Repairman. His awards & medals were: Armed Forces Expedition, Korean Defense Service, United Nations, National Defense, Cold War Victory, Army Good Conduct, Combat Service, Overseas Service and the Army Service Medal.
Thank you for your service Sir! He is pictured here with his wife. Presenters were Barb Robinson of Coulee Quilters and Lisa Fonville McCarty.