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Knight in the National Order of the Legion of Honor

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France Honors 22 WWII Veterans From Florida

The French consulate is honoring 22 U.S. World War II veterans from Florida with a highly distinguished award.

04/25/2014

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Ten Florida WWII Vets To Get France’s Highest Honor

Ten World War II veterans from Florida who fought alongside French troops will be honored with France’s highest distinction.

12/10/2013

Pembroke Pines Memorial Day Ceremony  (Source: CBS )

2 WWII Veterans Recognized By France In Ceremony

Two veterans from Florida will receive the highest distinction that can be bestowed upon a French citizen or foreigner for fighting along France in World War II.

11/23/2013

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UM, France Honor The Florida Vets Who Served In WWII

Three Florida veterans from America’s “Greatest Generation” were honored Monday. The University of Miami and the Consulate General of France in Miami hosted a ceremony to recognize the service of Norman Kaiser, Andrew Kunkle and Arthur Nagler who fought alongside France in World War II.

11/11/2013

Knight in the National Order of the Legion of Honor medal (Source: CBS4)

Veterans Honored At UM

On this Veterans Day, three South Florida World War II vets are set to receive special honors from France.

11/11/2013

21-gun salute at Miami Beach Memorial Day ceremony (Source: CBS4)

S. Fla. & Rest Of Nation Pauses To Mark Memorial Day

From the nation’s capital to South Florida, people across the United States stopped Monday to remember those that have given the ultimate sacrifice in service to their country.

CBS Miami–05/27/2013

Knight in the National Order of the Legion of Honor medal (Source: CBS4)

France Recognizes 19 WWII Veterans In S. Fla.

Nineteen World War II veterans were recognized Wednesday by France at a ceremony in Surfside.

CBS4–12/19/2012