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The Tailhook Educational Foundation

2018 Scholarships

Jacob Harms

Jacob Harms

LT STEVE ZILBERMAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

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Tailhook

Awarded To

Jacob Harms

Leonardtown, Maryland

University of Maryland, College Park

Scholarship Description

LT Miroslav “Abrek” Zilberman was posthumously awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for his actions during a 31 March 2010 emergency while flying an E-2C Hawkeye aircraft in the Arabian Sea. He kept the aircraft stable allowing 3 other crew members to bail out, but time ran out before he could follow.