Hessentag awards

Elizabeth Zachman, 102nd Signal Battalion, and Sgt. 1st Class Joseph S. Kirkey, U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden, are recognized for their voluntary commitment during a ceremony at Hessentag in Bad Hersfeld June 8. Hessian Minister President Volker Bouffier presented them with awards for their achievements in promoting German-American friendship, especially by supporting the annual German-American Friendship Fest on Hainerberg and the German-American collaboration with the German Polizei and the German Navy.