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A bronze statue of local double-Bronze Star Medal winner and U.S. Army veteran soldier Thomas Nicholson is being donated to the city of Belleville by his family. Nicholson’s grandson, Dave Roberts, believes his grandfather's actions need to be memorialized. Steve Nagy snagy@bnd.com
A bronze statue of local double-Bronze Star Medal winner and U.S. Army veteran soldier Thomas Nicholson is being donated to the city of Belleville by his family. Nicholson’s grandson, Dave Roberts, believes his grandfather's actions need to be memorialized. Steve Nagy snagy@bnd.com

This Belleville soldier was awarded a Bronze Star. Now his feat is memorialized in bronze.

August 03, 2017 07:00 AM

UPDATED August 08, 2017 01:47 PM

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