Area I soldier awarded the Army Commendation Medal

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Camp Red Cloud

On Camp Red Cloud in Uijeongbu Dec. 14, Col. Brandon D. Newton, Commander, U.S. Army Garrison Red Cloud and Area I, and Command Sgt. Maj. Michael L. Berry, the garrison's senior enlisted leader, present the Army Commendation Medal to Sgt. 1st Class James W. Runner, of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, U.S. Army Garrison Red Cloud, for "exceptionally meritorious service" as the Area I Provost Marshal operations noncommissioned officer-in-charge. According to the written citation that accompanied the medal, Runner's "professionalism, dedication to service, and exemplary duty performance" are in keeping with the finest military traditions." During the ceremony, both Newton and Berry praised Runner's professionalism and leadership ability, and said they'd seen those qualities reflected in the good performance of the Military Police Soldiers under his supervision.

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