Harvey Owen (left) presents Chief Warrant Officer 2 Michael Hughes, 4th Attack Reconnaissance Battalion, “Guns Attack,” 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st ACB, 1st Cavalry Division, the Meritorious Service Award at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center in Killeen, Texas, Dec. 19, for the lifesaving measures Hughes took to save his life on Nov. 9. The KFD Meritorious Service Award is presented to private citizens who, through active interest, concern, and effort, contribute to or assist the department in such a manner that distinguishes them and significantly benefits the department. Due to the quick actions of the AH-64D Apache pilot, Owen was lucky enough to survive after receiving CPR.
|Date Posted:||12.19.2013 21:32|
|Location:||KILLEEN, TX, US|
|Hometown:||AUSTIN, TX, US|
|Hometown:||WEST MELBOURNE, FL, US|
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