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House Proceeding on Jan 28th, 2008 :: 0:35:57 to 0:37:35
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Eddie Bernice Johnson

0:33:39 to 0:35:57( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Eddie Bernice Johnson

Eddie Bernice Johnson

0:35:39 to 0:35:57( Edit History Discussion )

Eddie Bernice Johnson: part of the marshall islands in the pacific. he was awarded the purple heart and medal of honor. his heroism is marked by his actions on roy island when he hurled himself on a live grenade

Thomas E. Petri

0:35:57 to 0:36:11( Edit History Discussion )

Thomas E. Petri: and a shell -- to shell a hole to save the lives of many people. he was severely injured and died of his injuries february 1, 1944. he was buried at sea with full military honors. in 1945, the u.s.

Thomas E. Petri

0:35:57 to 0:37:35( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Thomas E. Petri

Thomas E. Petri

0:36:11 to 0:36:23( Edit History Discussion )

Thomas E. Petri: navy destroyer u.s.s. richard b. anderson was named in honor of the medal of honor recipient anderson. it is both fitting and proper to honor the life and courageous actions of richard

Thomas E. Petri

0:36:23 to 0:36:33( Edit History Discussion )

Thomas E. Petri: b. anderson and this designation. i support this bill and reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman reserves the balance of her time. the gentleman from wisconsin.

Thomas E. Petri

0:36:33 to 0:36:42( Edit History Discussion )

Thomas E. Petri: mr. petri: mr. speaker, i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. pete prix: the bill before us designates the port angeles federal

Thomas E. Petri

0:36:42 to 0:36:53( Edit History Discussion )

Thomas E. Petri: building in port angeles, washington, as the richard b. anderson federal building. richard beatty anderson served in the united states marines during world war ii in the marshall islands.

Thomas E. Petri

0:36:53 to 0:37:09( Edit History Discussion )

Thomas E. Petri: he sacrificed his life to save three other marines by throwing his body on a live grenade and taking the full impact of the explosion. private first class anderson was evacuated to a ship

Thomas E. Petri

0:37:09 to 0:37:23( Edit History Discussion )

Thomas E. Petri: where he died of his wounds february 1, 1944. his heroism earned him the medal of honor. the united states navy destroyer u.s.s. richard b. anderson was named in his honor in 1945 and went on5

Thomas E. Petri

0:37:23 to 0:37:35( Edit History Discussion )

Thomas E. Petri: to serve in both the korean and vietnam wars earning 15 battle stars. this bill is a fitting tribute to private first class anderson's sacrifice and service to his country. i support

Eddie Bernice Johnson

0:37:35 to 0:37:46( Edit History Discussion )

Eddie Bernice Johnson: this measure, i urge my colleagues to do the same, and, mr. speaker, i have no further speakers and yield the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance

Eddie Bernice Johnson

0:37:35 to 0:41:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Eddie Bernice Johnson

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