He was stationed at Hickman Air Force Base during the 1950s, and the onset of the Vietnam conflict. Lieutenant Colonel Hazen was awarded the Army Commendation medal and this officially government engraved Legion of Merit Medal. The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, 20 July 1942, takes pleasure in presenting the Legion of Merit to Lieutenant Colonel Jack R.Hazen, United States Army, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States from June 1962 to September 1963. GENERAL ORDERS: Department of the Army, General Orders No. Hazen retired from the Army on October 1st 1963. He passed away on July 30th 2007 and he is buried at Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia. Colonel Hazen from the Ancestry National Archives Files: Army Officer Registry, Social Security Index, World War II Enlistment Records, and Find a Grave. ORIGINAL WORLD WAR II UNITED STATES ARMY LEGION OF MERIT MEDAL, W/ GOLD TONE SLOT BROOCH. ORIGINAL WORLD WAR II UNITED STATES ARMY COMMENDATION MEDAL W/ SLOT/CRIMP BROOCH. RIBBON DRAPES TESTED UV NEGATIVE AS SHOWN.
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