John Jangula, center, receives miltary medals from Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., Friday during a ceremony at the Stutsman County Law Enforcement Center. Jangula is a Korean War veteran. Warren Tobin, left, Stutsman County veterans service officer, presented Jangula a book titled “Korea Reborn.” John M. Steiner / The Sun

Korean War veteran receives medals


Sen. John Hoeven presented John Jangula with medals he earned during the Korean War at the Stutsman County Law Enforcement Center Friday.

Hoeven presented Jangula with the National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal with two Bronze Stars, Combat Infantryman Badge, first award and the United Nations Service Medal.

“It is certainly high time we did this,” Hoeven said. “It is important to honor the great veterans who served our country in Korea.”

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