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Charlottesville recognizes Virginia Guard D-Day veteran

Carl "Chubby" Proffitt is awarded the French Legion of Honor Feb. 20 during a ceremony at American Legion Post 74 near Charlottesville, Va., in front of friends, family and members of the 116th Brigade Combat Team. Proffitt was bestowed the honor for his actions during the Normandy invasion that liberated France from German control during WWII. Proffitt served with the 116th Infantry Regiment, now designated the 116th BCT.



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This work, Charlottesville recognizes Virginia Guard D-Day veteran, by SSG Andrew H. Owen, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:02.20.2012

Date Posted:02.27.2012 10:55

Photo ID:531802

VIRIN:120220-A-#####-169

Resolution:350x234

Size:126.05 KB

Location:CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, USGlobe

Hometown:CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, US

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