Commonwealth of Massachusetts
A Proclamation
His Excellency Governor Deval L. Patrick

Whereas The 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 3rd through the 7th, 2014, 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,


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 second day of January, in the year two thousand and fourteen, and of the Independence of the United States of America, the two hundred and thirty-seventh.

By His Excellency

Deval L. Patrick
Governor of the Commonwealth

William Francis Galvin
Secretary of the Commonwealth

God Save the Commonwealth of Massachusetts