Patterson, Sergeant Anthony Nacerino
Sergeant Anthony Nacerino served in the U.S. Army and among the numerous medals he received, is a Purple Heart Recipient. During his service in Vietnam, Mr. Nacerino also received the Vietnam Service Medal and the Bronze Star Medal. Sergeant Nacerino is very involved in his community, volunteering with the Patterson Little League and Patterson Recreation Events.
“I am thrilled to be here this evening to share this glorious moment all the veteran honorees and to celebrate with my husband, Sgt. Anthony Nacerino, as he is inducted into the Veterans’ Hall of Fame. Tony is a true hero in every sense of the word. A Sergeant in the U.S. Army, he served in Vietnam and was awarded the Purple Heart and Silver Star. His unassuming strength and conviction is a daily inspiration to my children and me,” said Putnam County Legislator Ginny Nacerino. “Tony is a wonderful husband, father and human being. He is devoted to his family, his God and his country.”