Soon after arriving home, he received a book in the mail that highlighted the Seabees 94th Naval Battalion. He doesn’t know who sent it, but he appreciates the work of whoever put it together.
The former Ford Motor Co. maintenance supervisor received the World War II Victory Medal and Asiatic Pacific Medal.
Patronik had the opportunity to visit Washington, D.C., for the dedication of the World War II Memorial and also flew there on a one-day trip as part of the Honor Flight Network. “The memorial was terrific.”
Diane Raver can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or 812-934-4343, Ext. 114.
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