Face Of The Day

Nov 2 2011 @ 6:52pm

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Kenji Hino, a Japanese-American veteran of the 100th Infantry Battalion, 442 Regimental Combat Team, along with veterans from the Military Intelligence Service, U.S. Army, await a ceremony in which they received the Congressional Gold Medal in recognition of dedicated service during World War II on November 2, 2011 in Washington, DC. About 19,000 veterans were awarded the honor, which is Congress' highest civilian medal. By Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images.