Veterans Celebration Ceremony
Sixteen WWII veterans from the San Antonio community were honored in a Veterans Celebration Ceremony held at MacArthur Field, November 9. Lt. Gen Jeffrey S. Buchanan, Commander, Army North (Fifth Army) presented the veterans with the Honorable Service Lapel Pin and an Army North commemorative coin. The Honorable Service Lapel Pin was awarded to United States military service members who were discharged under honorable conditions during World War II. Three individuals were recognized, and received the Distinguished Quartermaster plaque, for their service and support to Fort Sam Houston service members and their families.