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Joe Medicine Crow's Medal Of Freedom

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Joe Medicine is Native American historian and war hero from the Crow nation. At 95 years old, Joe was awarded the Presidential Medal Of Freedom, the highest Medal a civilian can receive. Crow was nominated for Medal of Freedom by two U.S. Senators from Montana and Wyoming, One of them met Crow sixty years ago. Joe was awarded the Medal of Freedom for his leadership, war experiences, and his love for his tribe. Also, Crow dedicated his life to teach other how the white settlers affected Native America history by retelling their history to the young generation. Joe served in World War II, in which he completed three task to become a tribal War chief. Joe Medicine Crow has led the most extraordinary life, I believe that’s why he is the most deserving
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