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Veteran honored with memorial stone

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CEDAR FALLS (KWWL)- A Cedar Falls veteran is honored with a memorial in his name.

Vietnam Veteran Lieutenant Robert J. Hibbs was honored Sunday with a memorial stone.

The Cedar Falls VFW, American Legion, and AMVETS bought the stone in his memory.

Hibbs won the Medal of Honor for his duties in Vietnam. Hibbs' brother and stepbrother were there to see the memorial unveiled.

He loved his people, his platoon and he would die for them and that's what he did, said Bill Hibbs.

The memorial is located at Veterans Park off Waterloo Road.

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