Veterans honored with medal
BATON ROUGE,LA (NBC33) — One week after Veteran's Day, military men and women are honored with s special medal.
Twenty-nine World War Two veterans received this special recognition today at a ceremony at Broadmoor Baptist Church. All branches of the military were recognized. It's a day they will remember for the rest of their lives,"It feels good. It's nice to be appreciated, but there's so many that served that won't be here. It's all so sad," says World War Two veteran Roy Wallace.
Almost 300,000 U.S. military men and women lost their lives during World War Two.