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PHOTOS: Ceremony Held To Honor Veterans At VA Medical Center

November 10, 2018
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PHOTOS: Ceremony Held To Honor Veterans At VA Medical Center

The Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Plains Twp. hosted a Veterans Day ceremony Friday. The keynote speaker was Captain Thomas J. Hromisin of Pittston. He was deployed to Iraq in April of 2007 and seven weeks later was shot by a sniper. He suffers from permanent blindness, a severe traumatic brain injury and a seizure disorder. He was promoted to captain after his injury and received a Purple Heart, a Bronze Star, and the Army Commendation Medal.

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