Olive Hill (KY). Jack Baker awarded the French Legion of Honor

On March 21st, Jack Baker, a veteran who served with First U.S. Army during World War II, was honored by the French Government for his military service during a ceremony in his hometown of Olive Hill, Kentucky. Consul General Guillaume Lacroix presented the medal in the presence of top army generals, Mr. Baker’s family, and other members of his community.

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World War II veteran, 98, presented with French Legion of Honor. Fox News.

VIDEO: Jack baker Legion of Honor Award.

Olive Hill veteran honored by U.S. French governments. Ironton Tribune.

WWII veteran presented with France’s highest decoration. The Gold Standard.

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