Support Foundation President and CEO Charlie Inot, dedication master of ceremonies, said DFC recipients “represent a diversity of backgrounds, ethnicity, military rank, and gender.”
Distinguished Flying Cross Society Memorial
A commemoration and a celebration
was a commemoration and a celebration.
The dedication at Miramar National Cemetery, March 7, of a memorial to
recipients of The Distinguished Flying Cross, and a celebration of the 100th
birthday of one of its oldest living recipients, retired Air Force Brig. Gen.
Robert L. Cardenas.
speaker Dennis A. Schoville, who was awarded the DFC and two Silver Stars,
among many other awards for his service as a helicopter pilot in Vietnam,
paused his remarks while some 75 veterans of the San Diego Lindbergh Chapter of
The Distinguished Flying Cross Society, active duty officers, and family
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