Cedar Falls native U-S Navy EOD tech Taylor Morris, was given the Bronze Star Medal with Valor Monday.
The presenter, Rear Admiral Frank Morneau gave a speech that moved many. Morneau talked about how much he admired Taylor Morris and wanted to be like him.
Meanwhile many were moved when Morris himself gave thanks to his long time girlfriend Danielle and said if he could he would pin the medal on her.
On Thursday, Morris will travel home for the first time on a weekend visit. KWWL will stream the visit home live. The route will go from the Waterloo airport to downtown Cedar Falls. You are encouraged to line the route after 1pm and show your support.
All content © Copyright 2001 - 2013 WorldNow and KTTC, a Quincy station.
Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Jodi Neyens at (507) 280-5104. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at email@example.com.