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House Proceeding on Sep 5th, 2007 :: 2:54:03 to 2:56:09
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Lynn A. Westmoreland

2:50:03 to 2:54:03( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Lynn A. Westmoreland

Lynn A. Westmoreland

2:53:44 to 2:54:03( Edit History Discussion )

Lynn A. Westmoreland: staff sergeant david l. nord post office. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to the rule the gentleman from vermont mr. welsh and the gentleman from georgia mr. westmoreland each will control

Zack Space

2:54:03 to 2:54:20( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: 20 minutes. the chair recognizes the gentleman from vermont. >> thank you marks dam speaker. i ask that all members may have five legislative day to revise and extend their remarks. . >> without

Zack Space

2:54:03 to 2:56:09( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Zack Space

Zack Space

2:54:20 to 2:54:33( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: objection. >> i'm pleased to join my colleague in the consideration of h.r. 3106. this names a postal facility in ferdinand, indiana after david l. nord. it was indrossed by barron hill on july

Zack Space

2:54:33 to 2:54:47( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: 19, 2007 was reported from the oversight committee on august 1, 2007 by voice vote. this measure co-sponsored by eight members has the support of the entire indiana congressional delegation.

Zack Space

2:54:47 to 2:54:57( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: madam speaker, staff sergeant david nord was killed on june 23, 1969 in south vietnam. he was assigned to the 11th armored calvary regiment at black horse in vietnam. staff sergeant nord was awarded

Zack Space

2:54:57 to 2:55:14( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: the bronze star along with several other awards. madam speaker i commend my colleague representative barron hill for introducing this legislation and urge the swift passage of this bill. the

Zack Space

2:55:14 to 2:55:25( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: speaker pro tempore: does the gentleman reserve? >> i reserve. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from georgia. >> madam speaker i yield myself as much time as i may consume. madam speaker,

Zack Space

2:55:25 to 2:55:36( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: i rise this afternoon, again, to pay tribute to another remarkable soldier and another true american hero. at the age of only 21 staff sergeant david nord from ferdinand, indiana began a genuine

Zack Space

2:55:36 to 2:55:47( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: war hero. on june 23, 1969 he was killed in vietnam who he never got to meet. staff sergeant nord of also the first member of the ferdinand post 124 of the american legion to be killed in action.

Zack Space

2:55:47 to 2:55:59( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: he showed outstanding bravery, courageous leadership and heroism which earned him nine medals that were awarded to his family, his wife and son after his death. the awarded medals were the

Zack Space

2:55:59 to 2:56:09( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: bronze star, the purple heart, the vietnam campaign ribbon, the good conduct ribbon, the come back infantry badge, national defense service ribbon, the vietnam service medal, the expert badge with

2:56:09 to 2:56:20( Edit History Discussion )

rival bar and a sharp shooter badge and rifle bar. it's for these reasons we name this post office for staff sergeant david nord in his home town of ferdinand, indiana and madam speaker, i hope

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