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.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s