Holmes' commendation is as follows:
On behalf of the State of Connecticut,
I, M. JODI RELL, Governor,
take great pleasure in
from Wadsworth Falls State Park in
I commend you for demonstrating
valor, incisive judgment and calm composure while
performing lifesaving duties at a Connecticut State Park.
You have displayed exceptional strength and courage
and are deserving of our recognition, especially at
the Department of Environmental Protection
recognition ceremony on July 15, 2010.
I am pleased to thank you for your
assistance to Connecticut’s citizens. You are a
fine representative of the State of Connecticut and it
is an honor to join with your family, friends and
colleagues in recognizing your brave actions.
Therefore, I, M. JODI RELL, Governor of the State of Connecticut,
in recognition of your heroic efforts, do hereby officially
convey honor and recognition upon
in the State of Connecticut.