Kentucky WWII Veteran to Receive French Legion of Honor

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A 95-year-old World War II veteran in Kentucky will be awarded the French Legion of Honor, that country’s highest distinction. The Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs says Alvin H. Perry of Wilmore will receive the medal June 6 at the Thomson-Hood Veterans Center in Wilmore for his participation.

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Six American WWII Veterans from Georgia were honored by France more than 70 years after “Victory in Europe” was declared. The award ceremony was held at the Georgia Capitol on Sept. 25 at 2:30 p.m..

WILMORE, Ky. – A 95-year-old World War II veteran in Kentucky has been awarded the French Legion of Honor, that country’s highest distinction.

Consul General of France to the Midwest, Guillaume LaCroix, will officially present the Legion of Honor Medal to Mr. Perry on Thursday, June 6 at 5:30 p.m. EDT at the Thomson-Hood Veterans Center.

WILMORE, Ky. (AP) – A 95-year-old World War II veteran in Kentucky will be awarded the French Legion of Honor, that country’s highest distinction. The Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs says Alvin H. Perry of Wilmore will receive the medal June 6 at the Thomson-Hood Veterans Center in Wilmore for his participation in the liberation of France.

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 · Jack Baker, a 98-year-old World War II veteran who served with the First Army, received the French Legion on Honor, the country’s highest order of merit for military service, the Ironton Tribune recently reported. Baker was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1943, served with the First Army, and took part in the Normandy landings on June 6, 1944.

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Ky. WWII Vet to Receive French Legion of Honor Medal. Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director Print Email FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/1319) – World War II veteran Alvin H. Perry, 95, of Wilmore, will be.

 · (Photo credit: WKYT)WILMORE, Ky. (AP) – A 95-year-old World War II veteran in Kentucky will be awarded the French Legion of Honor, that country’s highest distinction. The Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs says Alvin H. Perry of Wilmore will receive the medal June 6 at the Thomson-Hood Veterans Center in Wilmore for his participation in the liberation of France.

Local World War II veteran receives French Legion of Honour Medal NC WWII veterans receive Legion of Honor from France – CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Six World War II veterans from North Carolina were awarded the Legion of Honor by the French government on Wednesday. Similar to the Medal of Honor in the United States, the Legion.

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