GREAT FALLS - Montana Air National Guard officials have honored four guard members with military awards.
Tech. Sgt. Eric Miller was granted the Montana National Guard Distinguished Service Medal for his work last year providing lifesaving aid to passengers in a car accident. Brig. Gen. Brad Livingston presented Miller with the medal last week. It's the highest military award given by the state of Montana.
On Sunday, the Air Force Combat Award Medal was given to Master Sgt. Richard Zitzka, Tech. Sgt. Clinton Perry and Tech. Sgt. Ryan Whithorn. All three were recognized for their 2004 tours in Iraq.