Presented to Dennis F. Milliken, QM3, USN Retired
On behalf of the Jake's 'Yankee Station' - USS Hancock CV/CVA-19 Memorial, I would like to present to you, the prestigious "Special Recognition & Achievement Award of Excellence."
This award is presented to you for your contribution as Executive Officer and Chief Historian for the Hancock Memorial, in which you have aided the Web Yeoman tremendously. This website would not be what it is today, without your help and dedication.
Your talent for attention to detail and your dedication to our ship in preserving her history is acknowledged with great pride and gratitude.
You have demonstrated exemplary service to this website, to the Hancock Veterans and to the general public which benefits the Naval History community.
Your service and commitment has helped tremendously in placing this Naval History website among the best on the Internet.
This Award signifies the dedication to Duty, Honor and Commitment, which the men of the USS Hancock CV/CVA-19 demonstrated for the many long days on line during WWII and the Vietnam conflict.
Your life demonstrates this same dedication and strong commitment to Excellence, for which this website wishes to honor and recognize. This commitment to excellence reflects on you great credit which upholds the highest traditions of the United States Naval Service. Job well done!
May you always have Fair Winds and Following Seas,
Jake Jaccard, YN3, USNR-R, '61-'67
Web Yeoman, Jake's 'Yankee Station'
USS Hancock CV/CVA-19 Memorial
Jim Barbour, Fight Deck and Aircraft History Coordinator
31 July 2001