Commonwealth of Massachusetts A Proclamation His Excellency Deval L. Patrick
WhereasThe 66th Air Base Group at Hanscom Air Force Base supports more than 35 locations across the Nation and overseas and represents more than 10,000 active duty and civilian employees and their families; and
Whereas The 66th Air Base Group employs a highly decorated professional corps of military and civilian personnel within the Air Force Material Command and the United States Air Force; and
Whereas The outstanding achievements of the members of the 66th Air Base Group reflect great merit on these individuals as well as their families and the United States Air Force; and
Whereas From February 5th through the 8th, 2013, the 66th Air Base Group will hold its annual award winners recognition week, where members of the 66th Air Base Group will be honored as Individual Award Winners for their selfless sacrifice to our nation; and
Whereas It is appropriate that all Massachusetts citizens recognize the award winners for their achievements and service to the nation,
Now, Therefore, I, Deval L. Patrick, Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, do hereby honor and commend,
THE 66TH AIR BASE GROUP ANNUAL AWARD WINNERS
And urge all the citizens of the Commonwealth to take cognizance of this event and participate fittingly in its observance.
Given at the Executive Chamber in Boston, this twentieth day of January, in the year two thousand and thirteen, and of the Independence of the United States of America, the two hundred and thirty-sixth.
By His Excellency
Deval L. Patrick Governor of the Commonwealth
William Francis Galvin Secretary of the Commonwealth