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WWI Texas veteran posthumously awarded Purple Heart

Barbara Carmon, niece of Army Pvt. Virgil Lacey, a deceased American soldier who lost his life valiantly fighting for his country during World War I operations in France, applauds along with friends and four generations of family members after Leon Lacey accepted a Purple Heart for his uncle. Brig. Gen. Clark W. LeMasters Jr., commanding general of 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), presented the long-overdue award at Mills County courthouse in Goldthwaite, Texas, Jan. 11. (Photo by U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Jason Kucera, 13th SC (E) Public Affairs Office)



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This work, WWI Texas veteran posthumously awarded Purple Heart [Image 1 of 4], by SFC Jason Kucera, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:01.11.2014

Date Posted:01.16.2014 14:42

Photo ID:1151450

VIRIN:140111-A-RD460-605

Resolution:3216x2136

Size:2.99 MB

Location:GOLDTHWAITE, TX, USGlobe

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