Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois


PHOTOS: Shimkus Swears In Army Chaplain

Jan 17, 2017
Press Release

Maryville, Illinois – Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) administered the oath of office to Jeremy Holley of Metropolis at the congressman’s Maryville office on Monday. Holley received a commission as a 2nd Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Reserves Chaplain Candidate Program. 

Shimkus administers the oath of office to Holley. 

Congressman Shimkus, who retired from the Army Reserve as a Lt. Colonel, said: “Being asked to do this is an honor. I congratulate Lt. Holley on his commission and join him in prayer for our nation and all those serving at home and abroad.” 

Shimkus and the Holley Family.