Captain William J. Kossler Award at annual Forum 52, 1996 was awarded to Crew Members of the Marine corps aviation team which in June 1995 performed the successful rescue of USAF Captain Scott O'Grady in Bosnia. This extraordinary effort illustrated the high degree of technology, teamwork and training needed to ensure the mission's success.
Forum 52 Awards Banquet at the Sheraton Washington Hotel, Washington, D.C., June 5, 1996. VFS photo. CC BY-SA 4.0.