WWII Veteran receives medals decades later
NEENAH, Wis. - It was a great day for a particular veteran in Northeast Wisconsin as he was presented service medals by Senator Ron Johnson
96-year-old Leonard Erickson served in World War II. With the help of a veterans group, he applied for those medals and was presented them by Senator Ron Johnson at Valley VNA Senior Care in Neenah.
Erickson was given a total of 5 medals for his service, including the Bronze Star Medal.