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PPR Honor Flight Napoleon Light 0224

P-R Photo/Rob Fountain Napoleon "Nap" Light swam ashore on the beaches of Normandy just a few days after D-day in June of 1944. In November, the President of the French Republic honored the 90-year-old with a prestigious award, naming him Chevalier of the Legion of Honor. Light said he is looking forward to joining his fellow World War II veterans on the Honor Flight trip to Washington D.C. in May.



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