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Bowmer receives 2011 military honor

News Bemidji,Minnesota 56619
Bemidji Pioneer
Bowmer receives 2011 military honor
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

FORT MEAD, Md. - Navy Lt. Cmdr. Mark S. Bowmer has been named United States Northern Command Field Grade Officer of the Year for 2011.

He is the son-in-law of Ross and Pat Lewis of Bemidji.

Selection was based on the individual's exemplary duty performance, job knowledge, leadership qualities, teamwork, significant self-improvement, personal achievements, notable accomplishments, and community service and support.

Bowmer is a mobility plans officer assigned to the North American Aerospace Defense Command, U.S. Northern Command at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. He has has served in the military for 12 years.

Pioneer staff reports