Medal of Honor Recipient Honored by Governor of CT

Saturday, December 19, 2009

Homer L Wise war hero extraordinaire was honored by Governor M.Jodi Rell of Connecticut at the induction ceremony of the Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame held at the Atrium of the State Legislative Office Building in Hartford, CT on November 17, 2009.

Each inductee or their representative was accompanied by a member of military as they were introduce to audience. James Vlasto, project director of the Homer L. Wise Memorial Committee represented the family of Homer Wise. Sgt. Wise was nominated by Tony Pavia, principal of New Canaan High School and author of "American Town Goes to War." stories about Stamford veterans who served during World War II.

Remember our veterans and remember Homer Wise by making a donation. You can do so by clicking on the donate button on our website or by check payable to the Homer L. Wise Memorial Committee, Inc and send to Jean Rinaldi. 21 Fairmont Avenue, Stamford, CT 06906

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