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Medal of Honor recipient Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry stands and salutes Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. during a ceremony to honor Petry and other recipients of the Medal of Honor who are from Washington state. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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Medal of Honor recipients (from left) Staff Sgt. Ty Carter, Capt. William Swenson, Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry, and Col. Joe Jackson, standing right of monument, pause during a moment of silence, Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. during a ceremony to unveil the names of Carter, Swenson, and Petry on the Washington State Medal of Honor Monument. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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Medal of Honor recipients (from left) Capt. William Swenson, Staff Sgt. Ty Carter, Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry, and Col. Joe Jackson, right, stand and salute Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. during a ceremony to honor them as Medal of Honor recipients from Washington state. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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Medal of Honor recipients Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry, left and Capt. William Swenson, right, stand during the Pledge of Allegiance, Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash., during a ceremony to honor them and other recipients of the Medal of Honor who are from Washington state. Petry lost his hand in 2008 when an enemy grenade he was throwing away from fellow soldiers detonated while in combat in Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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U.S. Army Sgt. Leroy Petry, who lost his right hand in 2008 while serving in Afghanistan, salutes as the flag is displayed prior to a Memorial Day baseball game between the San Diego Padres and the Seattle Mariners, Monday, May 27, 2013, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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U.S. Army Sgt. Leroy Petry, who lost his right hand in 2008 while serving in Afghanistan, salutes as the flag is displayed prior to a Memorial Day baseball game between the San Diego Padres and the Seattle Mariners, Monday, May 27, 2013, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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**FILE** Medal of Honor recipient Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry and his wife, Ashley, arrive March 14, 2012, at the Booksellers area of the White House for the State Dinner hosted by President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama for British Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Samantha. (Associated Press)