Hawker Senior Squadron 128 held its annual awards ceremony November 7 at its Van Nuys Airport headquarters.
After a call to order and Pledge of Allegiance, Capt Alan Z. Yudkowsky welcomed Lt Col Gregory P. Chase and Lt Col Marc E. Cohen as the Squadron’s distinguished guests.
Lt Col Cohen presented Group 1 Awards to David Gauthier (Professional Development Officer of the Year), Daniel Goldman (Public Affairs Officer of the Year) and Yudkowsky (Outstanding Squadron Commander of the Year).
Promotions earned were:
Major: Larry See
Captain: Bill Daniels, David Grant, Bob Ross
1st Lt: David Gauthier
2d Lt: John Cassidy, Sherwood Richers
Other awards included:
Membership Ribbons and Certificates: John Cassidy, Bill Daniels, Alexander Daunis, Arthur Khayat, Frances Kwan, Dennis Lau, Arek Long, Seth Meriwether, Sherwood Richers and Bob Ross
Recruiter Ribbon: Alan Z. Yudkowsky
Leadership Ribbon: David Gauthier, Dennis Lau, Bob Ross (with Aerospace
Lt. Col Chase presented Certificates of Appreciation to 1st Lt David Gauthier, Maj Larry See and Capt Bill Daniels for pitching in to help Wing Headquarters in securing new office furnishings obtained courtesy of the United States Air Force.