Cadet Vanna Nyugen Receives 1LT Nainoa K. Hoe Award

The Warrior Battalion would like to congratulate MSII Cadet Vanna Nyugen on receiving the 1LT Nainoa K. Hoe Award. The award ceremony took place at the 1LT Nainoa K. Hoe Mission Training Center on Schofield Barracks.

1LT Hoe commissioned from the UH Army ROTC Program in 2003 and was killed in action in Mosul, Iraq, on January 22, 2005. He is one of our treasured Fallen Warriors. This award is given in memory of him to a Cadet who displays and embodies all that 1LT Hoe stood for – a love for life, relentless resiliency, and selfless service.

Please join us in honoring 1LT Nainoa Hoe and his family on his 40th birthday. Congratulations Cadet Vanna Nyugen and continue to go forward with strength! Ikaika Imua!