Bio: Frese, Larry F. –Sgt. E5 (Army Commendation – Nov 1967)


Surnames: Frese, McMillen

----Source: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 07 Dec 1967

Sgt. Larry F. Frese, U.S. Army, received the Army Commendation Award in a ceremony conducted Saturday, Nov. 4, 1967, at the 397th Combat Engineers Co. A., Army Reserve Center in Corenell. Major Donald McMillen, deputy sector commander, Wis. Sector, 14th U.S. Army Corp., Milwaukee, was the awarding officer.

Sgt. Frese received the commendation for exceptional meritorious service while serving in Vietnam from Feb. 1966 to Jan. 1967. He was also the recipient of the Silver Star, awarded to him June 10, 1967 at Thorp.

Frese is the son of Mr. Emmett Frese, route 3, Thorp (Clark Co., Wis.), and a 1959 graduate of the Thorp High School. At the present time he is enrolled in a Control Data Processing school in Milwaukee.



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