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After 68 Years, WWII Vet Arno Heller Gets Bronze Star

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Office of Bob Turner
Office of Bob Turner

Arno Heller, a Rego Park resident and World War II veteran, earned a Bronze Star for his commitment to duty — it just came a little late.

During a ceremony at the American Legion Post in Forest Hills, Heller was given the medal by U.S. Rep. Bob Turner after decades without realizing he had earned the honor.

Read the whole story at Forest Hills Patch

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