The Colonel Daniel A. Merritt President’s Award

Colonel Daniel A. Merritt addressing the 2001 Reunion attendees - click for larger image (1186)

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Colonel Daniel A. Merritt addressing the 2001 Reunion attendees


The Colonel Daniel A. Merritt President’s Award

This award is presented annually at the Association reunion by the President of the Association of 3d Armored Division Veterans.The award is named for Colonel Daniel A. Merritt who was a distinguished member of the Association. Colonel Merritt is now deceased and this award is to honor him, and his service to the Division and country.  Colonel Merritt served five tours of duty with the Division for a total of nearly ten years served.  Those tours and years included combat duty in Iraq as the Commanding Officer of the 2nd Battalion, 67th Armor.

Year of
Award
Awarded To Awarded By Photo
2016 Robert and Fran Dimmick President Gale Messier

No photo available

2015 Mark Williams President Gale Messier

 

 No photo available

 

2014 Phil Mitchell President Paul A. Smith

No photo available

2013 Dave Feller President Paul A. Smith

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Paul Smith and Dave Feller

2012 Daryl W. Gordon President Paul A. Smith No photo available
2011  Paul A. Smith President Daryl W. Gordon No photo available
2010 James D. Cunningham President Daryl W. Gordon

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James D. Cunningham

2009 Daniel O'Leary President Daryl W. Gordon

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Dan O'Leary

2008 David Feller President Daryl W. Gordon

My Image File

Dave Feller, Col Merritt’s grandson Danny Badger,
and Daryl W. Gordon

2007 Kevin Colson President Daryl W. Gordon My Image File
Kevin Colson and Daryl W. Gordon
2006 Daniel O'Leary President Paul A. Smith My Image File