16 Slidell officers receive LA Veterans Honor medal
Slidell, La (NBC33) — Slidell Police Chief Randy Smith and U.S. Congressman Steve Scalise honored 16 Slidell Police officers who received the Louisiana Veterans Honor Medal.
The Louisiana Veterans Honor Medal was established as a way to honor, recognize, and thank Louisiana Veterans for their honorable military service.
The medal is available for all Louisiana Veterans who were honorably discharged and to the families of those who were killed in action.
The Medal comes with ribbons to distinguish honorable service: Purple Heart, Prisoner of War, and Killed in Action.
One Slidell Police officer, Sgt. Eddie Lamulle, received a Purple Heart ribbon, in addition to the honor medal.
The recipients of the Louisiana Veterans Honor Medal are:
Det. Shaun Bartley
Lt. Marvin Bordelon
Sgt. Richard Bowman
Lt. Ray Dupuy
Ofc. Daniel Fleischman
Ofc. Brad Hoopes
Ofc. Joel Hoskins
Sgt. Jeffery Kahrs
Sgt. Eddie Lamulle *Purple Heart*
Ofc. Darrell Marcev
Lt. Pat Matthews
Ofc. Thomas McNulty
Capt. Keith Sehon
Sgt. Barry VanShoubrouek
Ofc. Rod West
Ofc. Thomas Williams