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Carbondale soldier 1 of 4 presented with Army's Meritorious Medal

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) -

An Army lieutenant colonel from Carbondale, Illinois was one of four solders presented with the Army's Meritorious Medal on Monday, May 4 at Camp Lincoln in Springfield, Illinois.

Lt. Col. Thomas Downey stood with Maj. Gen. Daniel M. Krumrei of Springfield, Ill., the Adjutant General of the Illinois National Guard after being presented with the medal for his dedication and service to the ILNG.

Other soldiers presented the medal include:

  • Maj. Gen. Daniel M. Krumrei of Springfield, Ill.
  • Lt. Col. John Huseman of La Grange Park, Ill.
  • Maj. Jerome Benton of New London, Mo.
  • Chief Warrant Officer 3 Christopher Arnold of Auburn, Ill.

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