Kentucky Based Marine Honored at Annual Armed Forces Day Dinner

LAFC "Patriot Award" 2010

Louisville, Kentucky; May 14, 2010:  Sergeant Joshua Orme, USMC, Inspector and Instructor Staff, Company E, 4th Tank Battalion, Ft. Knox, Kentucky, was honored with the Louisville Armed Forces Committee "Patriot Award" during its annual Armed Forces Day dinner at the Galt House Hotel and Suites.  Sergeant Orme was publicly recognized for his outstanding performance of duty, dedication, professionalism and patriotism, and was congratulated by General David H. Petraeus, USA, Commander, United States Central Command and Colonel David J. Clement, USMCR, Assistant Division Commander, 4th Marine Division and President, Marine Corps Coordinating Council of Kentucky (MCCCK).  Sergeant Orme received this award before 900 guests, including many of his fellow Marines, at this traditional dinner dating back to 1919.  The MCCCK salutes and congratulates Sergeant Orme on this prestigious award.