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91-year-old veteran finally receives Purple Heart

NORTH TEXAS – “Ladies and gentleman, I’m honored today to present Corporal Shelby Dawson the Purple Heart medal for his sacrifice in the defense of our great nation,” said U.S. Marine Corps Colonel Kevin Matthews. Ninety-one-year-old Shelby Dawson finally heard those much-deserved words in a ceremony at his church last weekend, according to CBS Dallas-Fort Worth.  […]