HOUSE COMMEMORATION NO. 1029
Introduced by: Representatives Nelson (Stace), Hawley, Hunt, Kopp, Liss, Steele, and
Venner and Senators Brown and Nygaard
A LEGISLATIVE COMMEMORATION, Commending and honoring Master Sergeant Adam J.
Punt for his selection as the South Dakota Air National Guard Senior Non-Commissioned
Officer of the Year.
WHEREAS, the South Dakota Air National Guard consistently is ranked as one of the best Air
Guard units in the nation; and
WHEREAS, Master Sergeant Punt was selected as the Senior Non-Commissioned Officer of the
Year of the South Dakota Air National Guard after serving with honor and demonstrating great
proficiency and steadfast dedication; and
WHEREAS, as noted by his South Dakota Air National Guard state supervisors and
commanders, Master Sergeant Punt is dedicated to duty and leadership and exemplifies the total
package of Air Force core values; and
WHEREAS, Master Sergeant Punt's performance is in keeping with the highest traditions
established by South Dakota's many veterans and the United States Armed Forces; and
WHEREAS, South Dakotans greatly appreciate the sacrifice, dedication, and service of all those
who put their lives on the line to serve South Dakota and our great nation:
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT COMMEMORATED, by the Eighty-seventh Legislature of the
State of South Dakota, that Master Sergeant Adam J. Punt is congratulated and honored as a
recipient of the South Dakota Air National Guard Senior Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year
award, is recognized for his outstanding service and outstanding representation of the State of South
Dakota, and is extended best wishes for his continued success, happiness, and safety.
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