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USFK - United States Forces Korea image archive

Honor Guard members pass the flag in a memorial ceremony dedicated to

Col. Lewis Millett, an Army veteran of three wars who received the Medal of

Honor for leading a bayonet charge up at Hill 180 located here at Osan Air

Base, Republic of Korea Dec. 14. Colonel Millett died Nov. 14 at 88 years old.

Colonel Millett served 31 years in the Army and had a career that included

service in World War II, Korea, and Vietnam. Colonel Millett received


awards, including the Distinguished Service Cross, the Silver Star, two

Legions of Merit, three Bronze Stars, four Purple Hearts, and three Air

Medals. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Stephenie Wade)


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Taken on December 14, 2009