He cited their "dedication to our men and women in uniform, our veterans, their families and your community."
The honorees were:
- Warren Carpenter, a 22-year member of Clark Heck Post 568 in Weedsport, Cayuga County.
- Holly Trueman, a member of Bradley-Jessop Post 660 in Dundee, Yates County.
- William Miller, a member of Theodore R. Van Tassel Post 408 in Wayland, Steuben County.
- Mel Keenan, a member of Matthew Cleary Post 255 in Caledonia, Livingston County.