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Catalog Number 2005.004.039
Object Name Resolution
Scope & Content Blank resolution form for a Distinguished Service Award from the Board of Fire Commissioners of the City of Detroit. The form is printed with the seal of the Fire Commission of the City of Detroit. It reads:

Board of the Fire Commissioners of the City of Detroit Distinguished Service Award to

Whereas the above named member of the Detroit Fire Department received the official commendation of the Board of Fire Commissioners of the City of Detroit, Michigan, for outstanding performance of duty, worthy of and highly deserving of especial recognition and

Whereas the extraordinary performance of duty for which this Commendation was awarded occurred as described in an official recommendation of the Chief of the Detroit Fire Department, viz:

, and

Whereas to become eligible for this Distinguished Service Award, meritorious service of an extraordinary nature rendered in the actual performance of duty is necessary; therefore, be it

Resolved that the Board of Fire Commissioners does hereby recognize the above described outstanding accomplishment and does hereby award this Distinguished Service Award evidencing the thanks and appreciation of a grateful citizenry for this service.
Date c. 1950
Extent of Description 11.5" x 16.25"
Collection Fire Department
Search Terms Detroit Fire Department
Fire Commissioners