Brandeis AFJROTC cadets receive Legion of Valor Bronze cross

November 16, 2010

Brandeis High School Air Force JROTC cadets Dawn Naville and Jonathan Mercer recently were awarded the Legion of Valor Bronze Cross. This year, the Legion of Valor awarded 44 bronze crosses to JROTC cadets from all military services in the United States. Naville and Mercer were the only Air Force JROTC cadets in the nation to earn this prestigious award. The Legion of Valor, an organization of Medal of Honor and Service Cross recipients, was started in 1890 and is a congressionally chartered veterans organization.