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06/05/11 — Thanks to hurricane, veteran finally gets his Bronze Star

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Thanks to hurricane, veteran finally gets his Bronze Star

By Kenneth Fine
Published in News on June 5, 2011 1:50 AM

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News-Argus/MICHAEL BETTS

The Rev. Walter Satterfield has finally received his Bronze Star, decades after earning it during his service in the Army during World War 11 -- thanks to Hurricane Floyd forcing him to replace the decorations he had.

It started with a simple act of kindness -- a pair of men dedicating themselves to reclaiming, for one of their heroes, pieces of his life story taken by Hurricane Floyd. But when Larry Mozingo and Glenn Fields reached the...

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