By Presidio of Monterey Public AffairsOctober 22, 2014 PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. — More than 100 people turned out for the ribbon cutting and dedication of the Presidio of Monterey’s newest instructional building in honor of a Medal of Honor recipient and language graduate here Oct. 17.
By Al Macks and Tonya Townsell, Presidio of Monterey Public AffairsMarch 26, 2012 PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. – A Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center graduate was memorialized with a building dedication March 9 in recognition of her bravery and selflessness in paying the ultimate sacrifice for her country.
Building dedicated to Col Donald G. Cook, USMC, 1934-1967. First Marine POW in Vietnam. Died of malaria. Posthumously awarded Medal of Honor.
Col Donald G. Cook, USMC, 1934-1967. First Marine POW in Vietnam. Died of malaria. Posthumously awarded Medal of Honor.
Building dedicated to Yutaka Munakata, 1911-1981. Instructor at MISLS, served at language school for 38 years, retired as assistant dean.