Troop 109 Florence, MA
Congratulations to Eagle Scout, Master Chief Navy (Seal), Retired, Britt K. Slabinski. Who was awarded the Medal of Honor on May 24, 2018, during a White House ceremony for his actions while leading a team under heavy effective enemy fire in an attempt to rescue teammate Petty Officer First Class Neil Roberts during Operation ANACONDA in 2002. Master Chief Slabinski's selfless actions throughout the 14-hour battle constituted gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty. www.navy.mil, WhiteHouse Press, Bryan On Scouting.
Britt earned Scouting’s highest rank on March 9, 1984, as a member of Troop 109 of Northampton, Mass.