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Published January 16, 2013, 12:21 PM

North Dakota man credits Medal of Honor to platoon's valor

(AP) - A North Dakota veteran set to receive the Medal of Honor for courageous action during a 13-hour firefight in Afghanistan said Wednesday that doctors got most of the shrapnel out of him and his injuries "were nothing" compared to those suffered by some of his fellow soldiers.

By: DIRK LAMMERS,Associated Press, Associated Press

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