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Roanoke WWII Veteran awarded Legion of Honor

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ROANOKE, VA - A Roanoke World War II Veteran will be awarded the French Legion of Honor today in Washington D.C.

Howard Patillo was a staff sergeant in the Army serving as a squad leader for a rifle company.

He spent three years and two months in the Army.

His four daughters will be at the ceremony at the French Embassy.
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