HR 1457

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1457

To direct the Secretary of the Army and the Secretary of the Navy to conduct a review of military service records of Jewish American veterans of World War I, including those previously awarded a military decoration, to determine whether any of the veterans should be posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 8, 2011

Mr. LUETKEMEYER (for himself, Mr. BRADY of Pennsylvania, Ms. BERKLEY, Ms. BROWN of Florida, Mr. CLAY, Mr. DEUTCH, Mr. FILNER, Mr. GRIMM, Mrs. HARTZLER, Mr. LONG, Mrs. MALONEY, Mr. MCGOVERN, Mr. ROGERS of Alabama, Mr. ROTHMAN of New Jersey, Mr. TURNER, and Mr. WEST) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Armed Services


A BILL

To direct the Secretary of the Army and the Secretary of the Navy to conduct a review of military service records of Jewish American veterans of World War I, including those previously awarded a military decoration, to determine whether any of the veterans should be posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. REVIEW REGARDING AWARD OF MEDAL OF HONOR TO JEWISH AMERICAN WORLD WAR I VETERANS.

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