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Ceremony honors Medal of Honor Recipient

Guernsey County’s only Medal of Honor recipient was honored posthumously Monday afternoon during a rededication ceremony of a road previously named in his honor.U.S. Army soldier Herbert F. Christian, a World War II veteran, received the military’s highest decoration, the Medal of Honor, for his actions while serving in the war. Christian sacrificed himself by drawing German gun fire during the advance on Rome in order to allow his patrol to escape.A […]
Source: The Daily Jeff – News from Camberidge OH

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