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World War II Veteran receives French Legion of Honor

John Carpenter, a World War II veteran, was presented the French Legion of Honor for his service during World War II on Barksdale Air Force Base, La., July 1, 2014. As a logistics soldier during World War II, Carpenter received recognition from General George Patton for his contributions to the war effort. Carpenter received the Bronze Star, which was an uncommon award given to logistics soldiers. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Benjamin Gonsier)

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