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.
Eleven WWII Vets Honored In Lauderdale Ceremony They fought bravely for the U.S. and its allies during World War II. Sunday, the the consul general of France will award the 11 veterans the "Knight in the National Order of the Legion of Honor."