WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Ander Crenshaw, a member of the House Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, will hold the 2014 Veterans Special Recognition Ceremony at Naval Air Station Jacksonville on Wednesday, November 5 at 10 a.m.
During the annual ceremony, he will officially recognize the military service of veterans who have served the country from World War II through through the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
“Jacksonville’s Week of Valor is a fitting time to honor all our veterans, including more than 60 servicemen and women from Northeast Florida communities who will receive the Fourth Congressional District Special Recognition Certificate at my annual ceremony,” said Crenshaw. “I thank each of our honorees for standing in the face of incredible danger and hardship and give them my deep appreciation. In all, let us never forget that our nation’s greatness is drawn from the blood and sacrifices of honorable and courageous men and women.”
• WHAT: Congressman Crenshaw’s 2014 Veterans Special Recognition Ceremony
• WHEN: Wednesday, November 5
• TIME: 10 a.m.
• WHERE: Officer’s Club at Naval Air Station Jacksonville
• SPECIAL NOTES: The event is NOT open to the general public. Media wishing to cover the event will gather at the NAS Jax Front Gate at 9:00 a.m. No late arrivals please. For further information, call the NAS Jax Public Affairs Officer Miriam Gallet at 904-542-5588.