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Two Korean War vets get their medals 5 decades later

Tuesday, April 3, 2001

U.S. Congressman Tom Latham will present Korean War medals to two veterans at a ceremony at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 11, 2001, at the Alta Community Center.

Latham will honor two Korean War veterans from Buena Vista County and will present them with a pin to recognize their service. A short video on the Korean War will be presented and Latham will also speak on the subject of remembering veterans.

Latham will be traveling throughout the Fifth District next week, and is also planning to meet at the Buena Vista County Courthouse on at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 14, in the second floor meeting room for an Action for Iowa community meeting. Topics include Social Security, Medicare and the ag economy.

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