Denis Barbet, the French consul general to the American southeast, right, presents the French Legion of Honor medal to veteran Dudley Brown during Wednesday's ceremony. 18 WWII veterans from North Carolina received France's Legion of Honor medal in an afternoon ceremony at the Foundation of the Carolinas.
Denis Barbet, the French consul general to the American southeast, right, presents the French Legion of Honor medal to veteran Dudley Brown during Wednesday's ceremony. 18 WWII veterans from North Carolina received France's Legion of Honor medal in an afternoon ceremony at the Foundation of the Carolinas. Diedra Laird dlaird@charlotteobserver.com
Denis Barbet, the French consul general to the American southeast, right, presents the French Legion of Honor medal to veteran Dudley Brown during Wednesday's ceremony. 18 WWII veterans from North Carolina received France's Legion of Honor medal in an afternoon ceremony at the Foundation of the Carolinas. Diedra Laird dlaird@charlotteobserver.com