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Chuck Hagel apologizes for delay in Medal of Honor award

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel apologized Wednesday to Medal of Honor recipient William Swenson for having to wait so long for the Army to recognize his heroism. Speaking during a Pentagon ceremony inducting Swenson into the Hall of Heroes, Hagel said that while mistakes were made, the Army, which initially lost the paperwork for the medal, corrected the wrong. "We're sorry...

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