Kentucky WWII Veteran to Receive French Legion of Honor

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 [.]

WILMORE, Ky. (AP) – A 95-year-old World War II veteran in Kentucky has been awarded the French Legion of Honor, that country’s highest distinction. The lexington herald-leader reports alvin H. Perry of Wilmore received the medal Friday in a crowded room at the Thomson-Hood Veterans Center in.

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(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.

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.

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.

WILMORE, Ky. (WKYT) – A Kentucky World War II veteran who was wounded in the Battle of Normandy will be awarded France’s highest distinction Friday.

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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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Kentucky WWII Veteran to Receive French Legion of Honor A 95-year-old World War II veteran in Kentucky will be awarded the French Legion of Honor, that country’s highest distinction.

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The following is a list of notable foreign recipients of the Lgion d'Honneur by their country of origin. The Order of Lgion d'Honneur is the highest decoration in France and is. laurence larmer (2015) world war II bomber command veteran awarded the.. The University Press of Kentucky, 2006 isbn 0-8131- 2410-7 p.