Major Sakellaris served in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. During his service, he was awarded the Bronze Star Medal, the Air Medal, the Army Commendation Medal and the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster. He was born on 21 November 1916 and died on 9 July 1966. He was laid to rest with full military honors in Arlington National Cemetery. Research continues.
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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