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Local Veteran Recognition

What is it?

Each year, Mayor Rick Kriseman honors veterans with the Veterans Day Celebration at Williams Park. The Honored Veteran Award is given to a local community hero that has served in the military. Nominate a local veteran below. Nominations will be open through Friday, October 25. Nominees must reside in St. Petersburg.

Past Winners

2019 – Lieutenant Colonel (Ret.) Geoff Barker

2018 – Maxine Cardinal Wehry

2017 – Charles Claybaker, Dr. Carrie Nero

2016 – Michael Jernigan

2015 – Willie Rogers

2014 – Herb Polson

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