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H.R.1237: To authorize and request the President to award the Medal of Honor posthumously to Major Dominic S. Gentile of the United States Army Air Forces for acts of valor during World War II.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about armed forces and national security
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Sponsor Joyce Beatty, D-Ohio
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Republicans)
Introduced March 18, 2013
Latest Major Action April 8, 2013
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Bill Summary

Authorizes and requests the President to award the Medal of Honor posthumously to former Major Dominic S. Gentile, U.S. Army Air Forces, for acts of valor as a pilot during World War II.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 8, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
March 18, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.