H.R. 1237 (113th): To authorize and request the President to award the Medal of Honor posthumously to Major Dominic S. Gentile of the United States Army Air Forces for acts of valor during World War II.

Introduced:

Mar 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Joyce Beatty
Representative for Ohio's 3rd congressional district
Democrat

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Last Updated: Mar 18, 2013
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Summary (CRS)
3/18/2013--Introduced.Authorizes and requests the President to award the Medal of Honor posthumously to former Major Dominic S. Gentile, U.S. Army Air Forces, for acts of valor as a pilot during ...

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Introduced
Mar 18, 2013

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