Sgt. Mike Sovan, 15th Tank Battalion, 6th Armored Division, Gen. George Patton, Cmdr. - Received a Silver Star with an Oak Leaf Cluster, a Bronze Star with Oak Leaf Cluster, a Purple Heart with two Oak Leaf Clusters. Received his 1st Silver Star for a battle at the Nied River, France, 1944. Also was part of "Operation Torch", 1st Armored Div., North Africa, Nov. 1942 against Gen. Rommel. And he lived to tell about it.
Valor awards for SFC Finnis Dawson McCleery (1927-2002) US Army. Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty, in action against enemy aggressor forces at Quang Tin Province, Republic of Vietnam, on 14 May 1968. Silver Star for gallantry in action against a hostile force on 8 February 1968. Bronze Star with Valor Device, Purple Heart with two Oak Leaf Clusters.