Widow of decorated WWII veteran from Kentucky loses legal bid to get husband Medal of Honor

  • by: BRETT BARROUQUERE , Associated Press
  • Updated: March 12, 2014 - 5:05 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Lt. Garlin Murl Conner left the U.S. Army as the second-most decorated soldier during World War II, earning four Silver Stars, four Bronze Stars, seven Purple Hearts and the Distinguished Service Cross for his actions during 28 straight months in combat.

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