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90-Year-Old World War II Veteran Receives Medals In Washington

October 20, 2013

CATTARAUGUS — Longtime Cattaraugus resident Howard Gunsolus is one of a dwindling number of World War II veterans here in Western New York. His recollection of that time remains crystal clea....

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sweatyteddy4prez

Oct-22-13 12:20 PM

Thank you for your service, There is no "star" or any other "thing" that could ever replace that time you gave, so I can sit at my desk and have the freedom to thank you. I just wish the rest of these waterheads in our ungreatful country could see that as well. God bless.

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DanNYC

Oct-21-13 11:09 AM

I did a little Googling and found nothing about all WW II vets being awearded the Bronze Star. While all WW II vets are heroes, the Bronze Star is awarded for specific acts of heroism.

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50s4ever

Oct-20-13 8:57 AM

I believe recently all WWII vets were awarded the Bronze Star for merit. I don't see one in the box.

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50s4ever

Oct-20-13 5:54 AM

Outstanding. They indeed are the greatest generation.

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