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Recipient Name:  C. Howard Nordeen
, Recipient Age:  86
, Branch of Military:  Army
, Dates Served:  1950-1952
, Military Rank:  Corporal
, Highlights of Military Service: Served in the Korean War, served stateside.  I was in the first group of men drafted into the service from the Chicago area & assigned to the 503rd Combat MP Battalion at Ft. Bragg, NC.  Helped maintain anti-aircraft radar systems.  Tracked missiles & weather balloons at White Sands Proving Grounds in New Mexico.