To all whom these presents shall come
Know ye, that I, confiding in the outstanding
PATRIOTISM - LOYALTY - INTEGRITY
"Retired Nimitz CPO Home Page"
do as of this date, 16 January, in the year of our Lord
one thousand nineteen hundred and ninety eight
and of the great Independence of the
"United States of America"
the two hundred and twenty second year
bestow upon the above named "Patriot" with
great pride for the exceptional display of
Al Varelas - USMC
Decorated Vietnam Veteran
Know ye all who preview this presentation,
that this Award is confered upon True Patriots only
Be it also known that this Award is given at the discreation
of it's originator, or by recommendation of a receipient,
and cannot be applied for...
Congratulations and enjoy your award Patriot...