Recipient Name:  Edward Mahar
, Recipient Age:  85
, Branch of Military:  Army
, Dates Served:  1946-1948
, Military Rank:  Private First Class
, Highlights of Military Service:  Guarded a restricted area in Korea.  I trained on tanks in the weapons platoon.  Was supposed to go to Japan but sent to Korea instead.  They had no cold weather gear. I was 17 years old when I went in.