Navy petty officer receives award
June 13, 2010 at 1:13 a.m.
Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Dana L. Cox, assigned to the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) and the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit recently received the 2009 Admiral Flatley Memorial Award. The Admiral Flatley Memorial Award for aviation safety is based on comprehensive assessment of contributions toward aviation safety and is presented to one aircraft carrier, an associated carrier air wing, one amphibious assault ship and associated marine expeditionary unit annually. Cox's husband, Chris, is the son of Cheryl and Chris Cox of Victoria.