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April 3, 2014 at 12:12 PM

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Washington honors its Medal of Honor recipients


KEN LAMBERT / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Staff Sgt. Ty Carter, left, Capt. William Swenson and Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry hold framed pictures of the memorial in Olympia that now includes their names.

KEN LAMBERT / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry lost his hand in combat during Operation Enduring Freedom.

KEN LAMBERT / THE SEATTLE TIMES

At legislative campus memorial unveiling of names added for Medal of Honor: SSG Ty M. Carter, CPT William D. Swenson, and SFC Leroy A. Petry, Washington's three most recent Medal of Honor recipients.

KEN LAMBERT / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Medal of Honor recipient COL Joe Jackson bows head in prayer during ceremony for Washington's newest Medal of Honor recipients.

KEN LAMBERT / THE SEATTLE TIMES

The color guard at the closing of ceremony for SSG Ty M. Carter, CPT William D. Swenson, and SFC Leroy A. Petry, Washington's three most recent Medal of Honor recipients.

KEN LAMBERT / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Two-year-old Jackson McKenty of University Place wears his grandfather's hat, Purple Heart recipient Bruce McKenty of Lakewood, during a ceremony to honor Washington's most recent Medal of Honor recipients.

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