Congressman Chris Collins

Representing the 27th District of New York

Vision: The United States of America will reclaim its past glory as the Land of Opportunity, restoring the promise of the American Dream for our children and grandchildren.

Congressman Chris Collins Dedicates Dansville Post Office In Honor of Staff Sergeant Alexandria Gleason-Morrow

Apr 1, 2019
Press Release

Clarence, NY – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today dedicated the U.S. Post Office in Dansville, New York in honor of Staff Sergeant Alexandria Gleason-Morrow, a Dansville native who was killed in the line of duty while courageously serving in Jordan in 2017.
 
“Staff Sergeant Gleason-Morrow was a brave soldier who represented the Dansville community, and the country with pride,” said Congressman Collins.“It is an honor to dedicate a post office in New York’s 27th Congressional District after a hometown hero. This post office will stand as a lasting tribute to her bravery, heroism, and sacrifice for our country.”
 
The United States Postal Service unveiled the dedication plaque for Staff Sergeant Gleason-Morrow this afternoon at the Dansville American Legion. The plaque will be installed permanently at the U.S. postal facility at 116 Main Street in Dansville, New York.
 
A graduate of Dansville High School, Staff Sergeant Gleason-Marrow enlisted into the United States Air Force and was assigned to the 366th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at the Mountain Home Air Force Base in Idaho. Staff Sergeant Gleason-Morrow was deployed to Jordan during Operation Inherent Resolve, and died from non-combat related injuries while performing maintenance duties on a fighter aircraft.
 
“The memory of Staff Sergeant Alexandria Gleason-Morrow’s will never fade and we will forever be proud of her commitment to duty,” added Congressman Collins.
 
Legislation dedicating the Dansville Post Office in honor of Staff Sergeant Gleason-Morrow was passed unanimously in the House and Senate. President Trump signed this legislation into law on December 21st, 2018.

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