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Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Obama presents Medal of Honor to 24 veterans

Retired Army Spc. 4 Santiago Erevia, a Vietnam War veteran, receives the Medal of Honor during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House. Erevia, retired Army Sgt. 1st Class Jose Rodela and retired Army Staff Sgt. Melvin Morris were joined by the families of 21 others who were presented posthumously with the Medal of Honor.