J. Frank Williams Receives N a v y Meritorious Citation
J. Frank Williams, vice president-sales of Equitable Shipyards, Inc., Southwest region president, president-Navy League, and national director-Navy League of the United States, has been honored and presented with the Navy Department Meritorious Public Service Citation. Presentation ceremonies of the Meritorious Citation by Adm. Thomas B. Hayward, USN, Chief of Naval Operations in behalf of the Secretary of the United States Navy, were held recently at the National Convention of the Navy League in Norfolk, Va.
The Citation cites Mr. Williams for outstanding service to the Department of the Navy in fields of image development, community relations, recruiting and public relations. Mr. Williams has gained enthusiastic civil, industrial and educational public relation support of the highest order for patriotic and Navy programs. His record of civilian voluntary service is outstanding.