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WWII Navy veteran Pedro Devora to receive awards presented by U.S. Rep. Cuellar


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July 18, 2014, 3:01pm

Floresville, Texas -- On Monday, July 21st, Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX28) will present seven awards to Wilson County veteran, Mr. Pedro Devora. Mr. Devora contacted Congressman Cuellar’s office last November to inquire about awards he did not receive upon his discharge from the Navy. Rep. Cuellar’s constituent caseworker worked with the Department of the Navy to ensure Mr. Devora received the medals he had earned during his service. 

Congressman Cuellar will also tour the HEB Pharmacy in La Vernia on Monday afternoon, where he will meet with local pharmacists and discuss accessible healthcare. 

Rep. Cuellar will be available for media questions following the event. 

WHAT:
Medal Presentation for Mr. Pedro Devora

WHO:
Congressman Henry Cuellar
Greg Hendricks, Commander of American Legion Post 38

WHEN:
Monday, July 21st
11:15am-11:45am CT

WHERE:
American Legion Post 38
1412 4th Street
Floresville, TX

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