Citation of the Bronze Star sent to Robert Polanco.
BY DIRECTION OF THE PRESIDENT
THE BRONZE STAR MEDAL
IS PRESENTED TO
SPECIALIST FOUR ROBERT L. POLANCO, 467 80 1678, UNITED STATES ARMY
who distinguished himself by outstandingly meritorious service in connection with military operations against a hostile force in the Republic of Vietnam. During the period
JUNE 1971 TO FEBRUARY 1972
he consistently manifested exemplary professionalism and initiative in obtaining outstanding results. His rapid assessment and solution of numerous problems inherent in a combat environment greatly enhanced the allied effectiveness against a determined and aggressive enemy. Despite many adversities, he invariably preformed his duties in a resolute and efficient manner. Energetically applying his sound judgment and extensive knowledge, he has contributed materially to the successful accomplishment of the United States mission in the Republic of Vietnam. His loyalty, diligence and devotion to duty were in keeping with the highest traditions of the military service and reflect great credit upon himself and the United States Army.