From left to right: Roger Akins, Ottawa County Commissioner Jo Ellen Regal, Ottawa County Commissioner Steven Arndt, and Ottawa County Commissioner James Sass
On May 27, the Ottawa County Commissioners recognized Ottawa County veteran Roger Akins, American Legion Post 113, Port Clinton.
Roger Akins served with the Ohio National Guard from February 1970-May 1974 and the United States Army Reserve from May 1974-February 1976. He completed Basic Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. Once he finished basic training, Roger went onto AIT and trained as a Combat Engineer.