The certificate reads:
Department of Defense
Office of Civil Defense
Certificate of Commendation
For outstanding community leadership
and cooperation in National Civil Defense
by providing fallout shelter facilities for the public,
thereby increasing the capacity of our country
to survive and recover in the event of an attack.
Stewart L. Pittman
Assistant Secretary of Defense (Civil Defense)
Robert G. Raymond
Civil Defense Director
Recommended Citation"Department of Defense Certificate of Commendation" (1963). Historical Documents . Paper 69.