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Mormon WWII Veteran receives medals . . . 60 years later

It was long overdue, but World War II U.S. Army veteran Lewis Frongner finally received the medals he earned during his service in the Philippines more than 60 years ago.

Brother Frongner, a member of the Stoddard Ward, Morgan Utah North Stake, claims he never did anything anyone else wouldn’t have done, but, nevertheless, he earned eight medals, including the Bronze Star, during his service as a mortar crewman in the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations.

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