Navy Veteran Hal Haskins Receives Top Honors for Military Service
Newport News, Virginia March 12, 2014 Business News(PRLEAP.COM) Hal Haskins, a resident of Norfolk, Virginia, is a decorated veteran, having served in the United States Navy for over 20 years. Since his retirement from the Navy, Hal Haskins has enjoyed numerous commendations and public recognition for his distinguished national service.
Hal Haskins received a Certificate of Appreciation for Service in the Armed Forces of the United States by former President George W. Bush. The Certificate reads as follows:
"I extend to you my personal thanks and the sincere appreciation of a grateful nation for your contribution of honorable service to our country. You have helped maintain the security of the nation during a critical time in its history with a devotion to duty and a spirit of sacrifice in keeping with the proud traditions of military service. Your commitment and dedication have been an inspiration for those who will follow in your footsteps, and for all Americans who join me today in saluting you for a job extremely 'well done'."
"Serving my country for twenty years was a great honor and a tremendous privilege. The men and women of the United States military represent the best of who we are and what we can be as a country," says Hal Haskins.