This is a letter I found In my Step Fathers papers he died about 10 years ago he raised me.
HEADQUARTERS 98TH SIGNAL BATTALION APO 471c/o Postmaster
25 September 1945
Subject:Awards and Decoration. TO:Whom It May Concern.
I certify that BERRY R. DEAN, 39103712, is entitled to wear the folling awards and decorations:
1.AsiaticPacificTheaterRibon/WD Circular #62, dtd 11 February 44 a. Bronze Star for New Guinea/G.O.#64, HQ,USAFFE, Campaigndtd 30 March 45 b. Bronze Star for Southern/G.O #95, GHQ, USAFPAC, Philippinos Campaigndtd 6 August 45 c. Bronze Star for Luzon/CO #128, Gen HQ, AFPAC Campaigndtf 22 Aug 45
2.Philippines Liberation Ribbon/ G.O. #23, HQ, USAFFE, with one Bronze Stardtd. 5 February 45 3. Meritorious Service Unit/ g.o. #73,HQ, XI Corps Insigniadtd. 14 September 1945 4.Good Conduct Ribbon/ GO # HQ 98th Sig Bn dtd 26 Oct 45
FOR THE COMMANDING OFFICER:HENERY W. HONEYMAN 2nd Lt.,98 SIG BN PERSONAL OFFICER