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1945 - HERO DECORATED ON V-E DAY -- Technical Sergeant William J. Giambrone of Norristown, Pa., was awarded the Bronze Star Medal by Col., Harold J. Rau, Dover Army Air Field commanding officer, at the V-E Day formation at the field on Tuesday. The sergeant was decorated for bravery in aiding in the rescue of critically wounded Americans from a German prison hospital being bombed in Rumania while he was a prisoner of war