President Trump posthumously awards Army First Lt. Garlin Conner the Medal of Honor at the White House

President Trump posthumously awards Army First Lt. Garlin Conner the Medal of Honor at the White House

President Donald Trump stands with Pauline Lyda Wells Conner the widow of Army First Lt. Garlin M. Conner who Trump posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor, during a ceremony in the East Room at the White House in Washington, D.C. on June 26, 2018. Conner, a native of Kentucky, is being honored for his heroic actions during combat in World War II. Conner's other awards include the Distinguished Service Cross, four Silver Star medals, a bronze star and three Purple Hearts for injuries suffered in combat. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI

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