Former DWU prof returns from deployment
Former Mitchell resident and Dakota Wesleyan University professor Major Anthony “Tony” Cole recently returned from a deployment to Southwest Asia.
He is a major in the U.S. Army Reserve and was assigned to the 793rd Medical Detachment from Aurora, Colo., as a biochemist. This was his second deployment in two years.
He was awarded the Army Meritorious Service Medal for his performance and dedication to duty as the Operations and Executive Offi cer for the 793rd Medical Detachment in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. He recently celebrated 28 years of military service.
— Source: Anthony Cole