John Glenn receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor, from President Barack Obama at the White House on May 29, 2012.
John Glenn receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor, from President Barack Obama at the White House on May 29, 2012. Andrew Harrer Bloomberg
John Glenn receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor, from President Barack Obama at the White House on May 29, 2012. Andrew Harrer Bloomberg

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