September 17, 2013
JINSA is pleased and proud to award the 2013 Henry M. Jackson Distinguished Service Award to Senator Mark Kirk.
JINSA will also present The Grateful Nation Award the same evening to six young warriors recognized for having distinguished themselves through superior conduct in the War on Terrorism. The Grateful Nation Award will be presented to:
- Second Lieutenant Robert A. Heber, Jr., USA
- Sergeant Anthony A. Arriaga, USMC
- Chief Petty Officer Brian P. High, USN
- Petty Officer Third Class Michael R. Brooks, USCG
- Staff Sergeant Michael T. Blout, USAF
- Captain William R. Wright, USA - Representing U.S. Special Operations Command
Past JINSA President and Board of Advisors Chairman David Steinmann will also be honored with the JINSA National Leadership Award.
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