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.