War Hero Col. James C. Harding celebration Sunday

Col. James C. Harding

War hero Col. James C. Harding, USAF, who is the 25th Most Decorated U.S. Military Personnel in American History, will be recognized and honored by Carroll County in a celebration on Sunday, June 27 at the Carroll County Civic Center from 2 – 3:30 p.m. The program starts at 2:30 p.m.

He has distinguished himself with medals that include: Air Force Cross, three Silver Stars, two Legions of Merit, nine Distinguished Flying Crosses, two Bronze Stars with V for Valor and four Purple Hearts.

June 27 also marks Col. Harding’s 87th birthday.


See feature on the colonel in this week’s newspaper.