Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Olson to Present Bronze Star to Pearland Constituent

January 17, 2017
Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) will present Michael Riggs the Bronze Star Medal on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. Michael is receiving a Bronze Star Medal for his Action in Vietnam, Evacuation of Saigon from the Air Force in April 1975. He distinguished himself as a Customs and Anti-hijack Inspector, showing exemplary leadership, personal endeavor and devotion while exposed to extreme danger during hostile rocket attacks and small arms fire. Olson worked with the Air Force to secure the medal.

What: Michael Riggs Bronze Star Medal Presentation
Date: January 17, 2017
When: 2:00 p.m. CST
Where: 1920 Country Place Parkway Pearland, TX


Media Contact: Melissa Kelly