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Congress honors WWII hero of Iwo Jima with ultimate salute

Jul. 14, 2022 13:54 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress gave its ultimate final salute Thursday to Hershel W. “Woody” Williams, a 5-foot-6 “force of nature'” in the battle of Iwo Jima and the last remaining Medal of Honor recipient from World War II. Seventy-seven years after his wartime heroism,...