The Bronze Star Medal
The Bronze Star Medal is awarded to any person who, while serving in any capacity in or with the Army of the United States after 6 December 1941, distinguished himself or herself by heroic or meritorious achievement or service, not involving participation in aerial flight, in connection with military operations against an armed enemy; or while engaged in military operations involving conflict with an opposing armed force in which the United States is not a belligerent party.
Honored in the "Young American Patriots" WW-II book are four Canonsburg sons:
Albert "Kelly" Lanzy
A special thanks to Barbara Lanzy Lounder for providing and sharing this book presented to her Father, Al "Kelly" Lanzy
My apology for the trail-off quality of the above images.