Navy Vet Honored in Moon by Sen. Casey

Sen. Bob Casey awarded a local veteran for his service in World War II.

Sen. Bob Casey, D-Scranton, presented Scott Township resident Walter Howe, 86, with a medal of commendation for his service in World War II. 

Howe, a veteran of the Navy, served on the Naval destroy U.S.S. Jenks, which was built at the Neville Island-based Dravo Corporation. 

Casey and Rep. Tim Murphy, R-Upper St. Clair, met with the man Friday at Moon Township's Army Reserve base, following the ground-breaking ceremony for the new University Boulevard military commissary. 

Rita Blair August 20, 2012 at 12:24 AM
He's an awesome guy that Walter! Thanks for you service!
cecil resident August 21, 2012 at 05:27 PM
Thank you for your service Walter people like you are true heros. People like you are the reason we have our freedoms today.


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