A Personal Veteran's Day Commemoration
Posted 11/11/2010 02:09PM
Sean McEvoy '13 of Garrison, New York, wears his grandfather's World War II jacket and dog tags today to honor him on Veteran's Day. Sean's grandfather, Francis McEvoy, served as a medic and a Private First Class during the last 18 months of the war. Private McEvoy served in France, Belgium, Poland, Austria and Czechoslovakia. He received several medals, including the Bronze Star, Purple Heart, and one for Good Conduct. The jacket is also adorned with a ribbon with three stars for his campaigns and an End of the War ribbon.