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Thanking Our Beta Pi Heroes This SeasonIn honor of Veterans Day last month, we have been compiling a list of our Beta Pi servicemen and veterans as well as their stories with your help! During this holiday season, we’d like to thank our Beta Pi heroes who can’t be home for the holidays and all our veterans who’ve spent holidays without their families in order to serve our country.

Please review the list below of our Beta Pi heroes and leave your comments in the box at the bottom. Help us tell the stories, tell us who we’re missing, and feel free to leave your notes of gratitude to these brothers willing to sacrifice for the protection of our freedoms. If you have a hero to add or have longer stories and photos to send, CLICK HERE.

Michael C. Bobrick ’77 — United States Navy, Facilities Engineering Command, Mid-Atlantic
Lt. Michael Bobrick is currently an Assistant Counsel for Environmental Compliance for the U.S. Navy. Prior, Bobrick was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant through Penn's Army ROTC program. He served 20 years as a Judge Advocate officer, retiring as a Major in November of 2003 following an assignment as the Chief of Environmental Law with the US Army Training & Doctrine Command, Ft. Monroe, VA.

Frank D. Kenlon ’74 – United States Navy Reserve
Ret. Capt. Frank Kenlon was commissioned as an Ensign in the U.S. Navy Reserve in February of 1985 (Intelligence Officer).

Desert Storm veteran mobilized January 1990 – June 1990; was deployed as a Navy Lieutenant to Kuwait and Southern Iraq with Explosive Ordnance Disposal personnel to collect foreign ordnance for intelligence evaluation.

He also served three tours as a Navy Intelligence Reserve Unit Executive Officer and one tour as a Commanding Officer post-9/11.

In March of 2010, Kenlon retired as a Captain, U.S. Navy Reserve.

Eliot F. Tozer ’64 – United States Navy
Lieutenant Commander Eliot Tozer played football at Penn and was in the Navy ROTC. Following graduation, he went on active duty as a Navy pilot during the Vietnam War. On August 28, 1980, during peacetime, the Navy plane he was piloting crashed off the coast of California. Tozer, age 35 at the time, died in the non-hostile accident. We are thankful for his service.

Russel W. Youngblood ’51 – Branch?
Lt. Col.

Kenneth A. White ’39 – Branch?