Morris Steen Jr.
Morris Steen, Jr.- Greenville, Florida
Captain Steen is a highly decorated veteran of the Vietnam War where he served two tours of combat duty and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for his heroism. His awards also include the Legion of Merit for exceptional meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding service to this country and 43 Air Medals while conducting 721 air combat strike/air combat support missions against an armed enemy in Vietnam. It should be noted that Captain Steen was very active in assisting his fellow veterans after retiring from the Navy with 27 years of active service.
He was a vital member of the American Legion, where he helped build a better life for l00's of his fellow veterans. He also assisted both active duty and retired veterans in the Jacksonville area as a Board Member of the Jacksonville United Services Organization (USO). He was active in providing assistance to many retired military families while serving as a member of the Board of Directors at the Fleet Landing Continuing Care Retirement Community in Atlantic Beach, FL and for many years he has been a supporter of the Wounded Warrior Program in Jacksonville, FL
He is a member of many groups and associations on behalf of veterans including: