Greg Pence Honors the Return of American Hero Pfc. Wiesehan to the Sixth District

January 16, 2020
Press Release


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Washington D.C. - U.S. Congressman Greg Pence (IN-06) delivered remarks on the House floor honoring the return of American hero, Pfc. Louis Wiesehan, Jr. of Richmond, Indiana to the Sixth District.

His full remarks are below:

“I rise today to honor American hero, Pfc. Louis Wiesehan, Jr. of Richmond, Indiana and celebrate his return home to the sixth district of Indiana. Pfc. Wiesehan is a fellow marine who gave the ultimate sacrifice while fighting on the island of Betio in the Pacific during World War II. After 77 years, Pfc. Wiesehan is finally coming home. His remains will be buried in his hometown. Thank you, Pfc. Wiesehan, for your service and sacrifice. You will never be forgotten. Semper Fi.”

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Congressman Greg Pence represents Indiana’s 6th District. From Columbus, Indiana, Pence advocates for conservative Hoosier values as a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and House Foreign Affairs Committee.

 

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