Pete Corrall, left, stands with President Barack Obama before accepting the Medal of Honor on behalf of his uncle, Sgt. Eduardo C. Gomez, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House on ... more 
Pete Corrall, left, stands with President Barack Obama before accepting the Medal of Honor on behalf of his uncle, Sgt. Eduardo C. Gomez, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, in Washington. Obama awarded 24 Army veterans the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry in recognition of their valor during major combat operations in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Manuel Balce Ceneta
Tue, Mar 18, 2014 7:39 PM EDT