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Thanks to Keith Hansen for his Veterans Day opinion on Ed Freeman.

I was with Ed in the Ia Drang Valley. The movie “We Were Soldiers “ is about the battle.


We had two other Medal of Honor recipients — Bruce Crandall and Joe Marm.

The other Minnesotan involved was Galen Bungum of the “Lost Platoon .”

Bill Lund

Breezy Point

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