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MOAA Military Professional Essay Contest

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Congratulations to the 2014 Essay Contest Winner!

The winner of MOAA’s 2014 military professional essay contest and the $1,000 grand prize is Capt. David N. Miller, USAF (Ret), who penned “A Reflection on Salutes.”

Second-place and third-place winners were Margo Phipps Meyers and Capt. Colin B. Marcum, USA, respectively.

Congratulations to Miller and all our finalists!  

Read the full essays in “Pen to Paper,” page 60 of the November 2014 issue of Military Officer. 

Stay tuned for details about MOAA's 2015 essay contest with a new format and deadline.

”Landpower’s Purpose in Deterring China: War-at-Sea and Land-Based Anti-Ship Missile Batteries” by Capt. Colin. B. Marcum, USA 
“Same Day But Worlds Apart” by Margo Phipps Meyers 
”A Reflection on Salutes” by Capt. David N. Miller, USAF (Ret)