Troop 109 Florence, MA
(Sept. 17, 2018) Eagle Scout, Master Chief Navy (Seal), Retired, Britt K. Slabinski, Congressional Medal of Honor recipient, visited Scout troop 109 in Florence, MA. Troop 109 was the troop he belonged to, and where he earned his Eagle Scout Award at age 14. He talked to the scouts and their families about how scouting influenced his life, including his work as a Navy SEAL team member. He said that during the mission in Afghanistan for which he was ultimately awarded the Medal of Honor, what kept him going was the Scout promise: "On my honor, I will do my best." "On my honor, I will do my best."