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Sep 24, 2012

Jacklyn Lucas, Medal of Honor


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Jacklyn Lucas, WW II Medal of Honor Winner.  He enlisted at 14 and earned the Medal at Iwo Jima.  Later in life he was in the Airborne and survived a jump with a failed parachute.




The Wikapedia article below confirms his deeds without as much interesting commentary.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacklyn_H._Lucas


Thanks to Colonel John Wilkes for sending.



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