89-Year-Old War Veteran From RI Finally Receives Bronze Star
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PAWTUCKET, R.I. (CBS) – At long last, A World War II veteran from Pawtucket has finally received a Bronze Star for acts of bravery and merit on the battlefield in Europe.
Leo Beland, 89, received the Bronze Star Monday morning.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Drew Moholland spoke with Beland:
Beland was injured during the Normandy campaign in France.