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2009-04-07 14:00:00

FORT BELVOIR, Va., April 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senior Master Sgt. Lucian M. Boyles was recognized as the 2008 Office of the Secretary of Defense Senior Enlisted Service Member of the Year in a ceremony March 31 at the Pentagon. Boyles is assigned to the Defense Energy Support Center, located at Fort Belvoir, Va., a field activity of the Defense Logistics Agency. The OSD Senior Enlisted Service Member of the Year honor is awarded each year to a member of the armed forces based on...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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