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Fork Union Military Academy honors Joliet-area native

Cadet Walker Albin Lander was honored as a Distinguished Cadet during the recent Fork Union Military Academy Alumni Day Parade
Cadet Walker Albin Lander was honored as a Distinguished Cadet during the recent Fork Union Military Academy Alumni Day Parade

FORK UNION, Va. – Fork Union Military Academy announces that Cadet Walker Albin Lander was honored as a Distinguished Cadet during the recent Alumni Day Parade in a presentation by Kent Carter, the president of the alumni association, and RADM J. Scott Burhoe, the president of Fork Union Military Academy.

This award from the alumni association is one of the highest honors to be received by a cadet and recognizes his outstanding contributions as a member of the Corps of Cadets.

Lander, a senior, is the son of Wayne Lander of Rockdale and Elzbieta Lander of Elwood. He has attended Fork Union Military Academy since August 2013, when he enrolled as a freshman.

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