More than 60 years later, World War II Soldier awarded Purple Heart posthumously
Photo Credit: Jordan Chapman, 1st Infantry Division Public Affairs
Shirrel DeShon, wife of the late Master Sgt. (Ret.) Marion "Don" DeShon, speaks to a crowd of family and Soldiers with the 4th Squadron, 4th Cavalary Regiment, 1st Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division after receiving the Purple Heart on behalf of her late husband March 26 at St. Mary's Chapel, Fort Riley, Kan.
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