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October 23, 2012
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Exhibit honors WWII hero

The debut of a Nevada State Museum exhibit honoring Nevada's most decorated World War II hero is set for Nevada Day.

The display at the museum in Carson City centers on Jack Streeter, a Sparks native, and after the war a Reno attorney, who is representative of the 2012 theme honoring military families of the past, present and future.

"A World at War and a New Nevada" salutes Streeter by presenting the story of his service and survival.

Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower, supreme allied commander and later president, presented Streeter with one of his five Silver Stars in a Paris …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Oct 23, 2012 02:00AM Published Oct 23, 2012 01:59AM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.