Saturday, April 11, 2009

Alex James - 2009 Scholarship Winner


Alex James is the winner of the 2009 USS Houston scholarship. He is the great-nephew of the late John Stefanek, a USS Houston crewmember who survived the ship's sinking and subsequent imprisonment. Alex attends Syracuse University and his home is in Mogadore, Ohio. He is an Eagle Scout, maintains excellent grades, and is actively involved in sports and other extra-curricular activities. Congratulations to you, Alex!

1 comment:

Vic Campbell said...

Excellent! John Schwarz, Trudy Schwarz, Phil Gans and his daughter, Katrina and Myself and my wife, Karen were at the Asiatic Fleet reunion in DC and went to Arlington to place flowers on the graves of John B. and Irma Stefanek. It was an honor and a good time for reflection.