West Star Aviation awarded for military service support

Lou Brackett of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, far right, presents awards to Tyler Gallaher, second from left, and Jerry Autrey, third from left, at West Star Aviation in Grand Junction. Sean McCracken, far left, nominated West Star for the awards. (Photo courtesy Lou Brackett)

West Star Aviation in Grand Junction has been recognized for its support of military service members and their family members.

Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) presented West Star Aviation with its Patriotic Employer and Statement of Support awards.

Established in 1972, ESGR recognizes employers that support employee service in the military, particularly the National Guard and Reserve. The organization operates a network of volunteers and 54 field committees across the United States.

For additional information about the ESGR, call (970) 640-7971 or send an email to patriot08@bresnan.net.