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SGT. LOUIS WEBER IS AWARDED BRONZE STAR For heroic service against enemy during the' 38th (Cy- clone) division's 16-day battle for strategic Zig Zag Pass, of Olongapo, Sgt. Louis F. Web- er, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Weber, routes, Tipton, has beon| awarded the bronze star .medal, according to word received from thp wpr department. On Feb. 13, while a member of a reconnaissance patrol, Web- er located an enemy cave. Upon| his own initiative and at great. personal risk-while under ure| from the cave, he assisted, wilh; the use of a white phosphorous j grenade, in the capture of thr?e] prisoners of war. Weber's he-| roic action resulted- valuable information leader of «h e n gaining from thei i i sorvec i previously in Hawaii, ! „ Gui n ea and Levte in wew uuinea ano^e>te. j

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  1. The Tipton Daily Tribune,
  2. 17 Jul 1945, Tue,
  3. Page 6

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