General Anthony Zinni Awarded a National Society Medal

On Saturday September 17th, the Virginia Society Sons of the American Revolution held their Semi-Annual Conference in Williamsburg. Society President Edward Truslow presented Marine General (ret) Anthony Zinni the National Society's Gold Good Citizenship Medal. It is the highest award that the National Society gives. General Zinni was recognized for his outstanding achievements in the areas of military service, diplomacy, foreign policy, business and academics. Past recipients include Presidents Truman, Ford, Carter, George H.W. and George Bush. In recent years the Virginia Society has presented the medal to two Chairmen of the Joint Chiefs, the Secretary of Veterans Affairs and a former Attorney General of the United States.

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