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Tue Oct 22, 2013, 10:01 AM

WWII Vet Finally Gets Medal

A disabled combat veteran of the Korean War and World War II received a medal after nearly 60 years of waiting. A ceremony Sunday in Twin Falls honored the 87-year-old’s sacrifices between 1943 and 1954 -- and replaced a set of navy blues stolen from him after he came back from World War II. Abb Richie also had a wish granted, to ride a motorcycle.

More pictures at link. Good looking fellow.

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OneGrassRoot Oct 2013 #1

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Tue Oct 22, 2013, 11:16 AM

1. Huge K&R...

and thanks to you and others for pitching in here in my absence.

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