Travis Kirckof

Toms River Hero Shares His Story
A Toms River native who was awarded one of the Navy's highest honors shared his heroic story with WOBM.
 
Petty Officer 3rd Class Travis Kirckof received the Navy and Marine Corps Medal after he saved the lives of at least two of his shipmates when their ship ran aground in the Pacific Ocean…
Toms River Sailor Honored by Navy
A sailor from Toms River has been awarded one of the Navy's highest honors for saving at least two of his fellow shipmates aboard the USS Guardian after the vessel struck a reef in the Pacific Ocean.