Pete McCloskey Honored by Swords to Plowshares
CPM Partner Pete McCloskey was honored with the Community Hero award at the Swords to Plowshares 40th Anniversary Veterans Day event. He was awarded this honor for his life of service. McCloskey served in the U.S. Navy from 1945 to 1947, the U.S. Marine Corps from 1950 to 1952 and the Reserves in 1974. As a Colonel, McCloskey was awarded the Navy Cross, Silver Star for heroism in combat and two Purple Hearts in the Korean War. CPM has been a long-time supporter of Swords to Plowshares. He served in Congress for 16 years.