Bronze Star Award for RADM Paul Tobin, USN (ret)

Joe Meadors filed this request with the Department of Defense, Office of the Secretary of Defense of the United States of America.
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From: Joe Meadors

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

All documents related to the awarding of the Bronze Star to RADM Paul Edward Tobin, Jr., USN (ret) including but not limited to the document(s) waiving the requirement that Tobin be “engaged in an action”, “engaged in military operations involving conflict”, or “serving with friendly foreign forces engaged in an armed conflict against an opposing armed force.”

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Joe Meadors

From: Department of Defense, Office of the Secretary of Defense

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