Military Service: Medals

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Navy Commendation medal with Combat V

For meritorious service as a Lieutenant with Attack Squadron Eighty Five for his actions on December 4, 1983. Lieutenant Goeke was called upon to participate in an airstrike as part of a seventeen plane strike force. Lieutenant Goeke’s participation and heroism reflected credit upon himself and upheld the highest traditions of the United States Naval Service.

Navy Achievement Medal

For professional achievement in the superior performance of his duties while serving for the Commodore of Medium Attack Wing One stationed at NAS Oceana Virginia. Lieutenant Goeke was responsible for the development of computer programs designed to reduce statistical reporting workload for eight medium attack squadrons.

Other Awards:

  • Navy Expeditionary Medal
  • Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation Ribbon
  • Sea Service Ribbon (2)
  • Navy Expert Pistol Medal