Captain Paul Corkill, US Army Air Corps Fifteenth Air Force 718th Bomb Squadron 449th Bomb Group was presented with the Distinguished Flying Cross for his military service at DAV Pickens County Chapter 47 monthly meeting.
The Distinguished Flying Cross is a military decoration awarded to any officer or enlisted member of the United States Armed Forces who distinguishes himself or herself in support of operations by "heroism or extraordinary achievement while participating in an aerial flight, subsequent to November 11, 1918.
Open Meeting - Commander Swisher
Prayer - Chaplain
Pledge of Allegiance - Commander Swisher
National Anthem - Pickens Middle School Choir
Welcome - Commander Swisher
Veterans Day Plans - Commander Swisher
(Parade @ 10 AM from Keep Pickens Beautiful to Lee Newton Park. Program will follow at 11 AM.)
Attention to Orders - Commander Swisher
Presentation DFC to CPT Corkill - Major Mike O'Rear
Remarks - Captain Corkill
Bag Pipes - Deputy Scott King
Reception - All
Special Thanks to Mary Ann's Country Cooking for supplying the spaghetti dinner.
VIDEO OF MEETING & PRESENTATION OF DISTINGUISED FLYING CROSS
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