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 Francis Ward, left, receives medals his father, Frank G. Ward, won during World War I during ceremony at U.S. Senator Thad Cochran's office on Tuesday, March 29, 2016, in Gulfport. U.S Sen. Thad Cochran´s Chief of Staff, Keith Heard, presented Ward the Distinguished Service Cross, Purple Heart and French Fourragere all earned by his father.
AMANDA McCOY/SUN HERALD Francis Ward, left, receives medals his father, Frank G. Ward, won during World War I during ceremony at U.S. Senator Thad Cochran's office on Tuesday, March 29, 2016, in Gulfport. U.S Sen. Thad Cochran´s Chief of Staff, Keith Heard, presented Ward the Distinguished Service Cross, Purple Heart and French Fourragere all earned by his father. AMANDA McCOY SUN HERALD
AMANDA McCOY/SUN HERALD Francis Ward, left, receives medals his father, Frank G. Ward, won during World War I during ceremony at U.S. Senator Thad Cochran's office on Tuesday, March 29, 2016, in Gulfport. U.S Sen. Thad Cochran´s Chief of Staff, Keith Heard, presented Ward the Distinguished Service Cross, Purple Heart and French Fourragere all earned by his father. AMANDA McCOY SUN HERALD