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      November 14, 2019

      Thursday   3:30 PM

      210 Burruss Hall
      Blacksburg, Virginia 24060

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      Medal of Honor Recipient Staff Sergeant Melvin Morris Speaks

      Medal of Honor Recipient Staff Sergeant Melvin Morris Speaks  
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      The Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets welcomes Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sergeant Melvin Morris. His talk with cadets is open to the public.

      Morris distinguished himself by acts of gallantry and intrepidity above and beyond the call of duty while serving as commander of a strike force drawn from Company D, 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne), 1st Special Forces, during combat operations in Chi Lang, Republic of Vietnam on Sept. 17, 1969.

      Public seating is available behind the cadets, who have assigned seating in the front half of the auditorium.

      This event is part of the Cutchins Leadership Lecture Series is part of the cadet Corps Lab curriculum, housed in the Pamplin College of Business.

      Location:Burruss Hall AuditoriumSponsor:Virginia Tech Corps of CadetsContact: Shay Barnhart
      shaybar@vt.edu
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      Categories: University & Alumni

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