70 years to get his purple heart. A local Hero.
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Old 06-01-2011, 08:43 PM   #1
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Default 70 years to get his purple heart. A local Hero.

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This guy survived the Bataan death march. He visits various highschools in the area and gives presentations on his experiences. My nephew and his classmates were VERY impressed.

It took the feds 70 years, a doctor's note, and dental records to be convinced he deserved a purple heart for what he suffered on the march.

He isn't a really big guy, but he must be tough as nails.

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Old 06-01-2011, 09:25 PM   #2
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It's About time! God bless the old Vet!!!

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