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First Lt. Robert Bjorgum, left, relaxes with fellow officers of the 99th Infantry Battalion at Perham Downs, England, before seeing combat in France.

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Tom Ross: Norway to honor surviving WWII soldiers

The surviving members of the 99th Infantry Battalion won’t feel forgotten this Memorial Day weekend when they travel to the nation’s capital with members of their families. They expect to receive medals of appreciation from representatives of the Norwegian military for their service in the European theater during World War II.


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