VETERAN HONORED: Service Medal Presentation

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A Vietnam Veteran from Sioux City is finally receiving the medals he earned while serving our country.

Congressman Steve King awarded Veteran Robert Hutchinson four medals on Tuesday.

Hutchinson served in the Army servicing helicopters in the 129th Assault Helicopter Company.

“Robert Hutchinson served our country faithfully, and like all soldiers he deserves our sincerest respect and admiration. I was honored to present these medals to a worthy Veteran,” King said.

Hutchinson was presented with National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal with a Bronze Star Attachment, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Ribbon and the Sharpshooter Badge.