Medal of Honor Recipients Celebrated by Patriot Project


Content by WKYC's AJ Ross @AJRoss_WKYC

NORTH CANTON, Ohio -- No capes or superpowers were needed for a group of real life heroes honored Wednesday night in North Canton.

Four Medal of Honor recipients along with several other decorated members of the military were recognized in a parade and special ceremony to bring awareness to chiropractic care for vets.

Hundreds of onlookers waving flags, along with military past and present stood in solidarity and support of the group of heroes.

"Coming from a unit that doesn't always get a parade or a welcome home except for the families and those close to's been breathtaking," said Master Sergeant Retired Leroy Petry, who received the Medal of Honor for his bravery in Iraq.

During combat Master Sergeant Petry says he noticed an enemy grenade...

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