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Wednesday, June 2, 2010

A Proud Nation and Proud Parents

Sgt. 1st Class Ronald B. Cook, a former resident of New Haven, recently retired from the U.S. Army following a 22-year career.
He was a platoon sergeant, Alpha Battery, 1st Battalion, 6th Field Artillery, 3rd Brigade, Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
He was recognized for exceptional meritorious service during his entire career.
Cook entered the service in 1987. he served overseas in Korea, Germany, Afghanistan and Iraq, in addition to a number of stateside assignments.
Cook earned the Bronze Star Medal, the Army Commendation Medal, the 7th Award, and the Army Achievement Medal, 2nd Award.

Cook, his wife, Katrina and family, reside in Killeen, Texas.

Editor's Note: The information in this post was provided by a U.S. Army publication.

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