GA Pearl Harbor Survivor Joseph L. George Receives Bronze Star of Valor

WASHINGTON (NNS) — The Navy recently authorized the posthumous award of a combat medal to a Sailor who was present at Pearl Harbor during the Japanese attack of Dec. 7, 1941, officials announced Dec. 1.  Secretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer awarded the Bronze Star Medal with V device for valor to Chief Boatswain’s Mate Joseph L. George for heroic achievement while serving aboard the repair ship USS Vestal (AR 4).

Here’s the complete report:  PHS Joseph L. George