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Medal of Honor recipients visit Pueblo for annual convention

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43 Medal of Honor recipients from around the country are making their way to Pueblo.

It’s all for the 2017 Congressional Medal of Honor Society Convention.

Recipients will attend meetings, work on projects, and plan for the upcoming year.

They’ll also explore Pueblo by visiting schools and signing autographs.

Matt Albright, communications & public relations director for the convention, said, "This is a once in a generation opportunity for southern Colorado to have the living recipients in such a rare distinction, in one place…appreciating the community."

The convention runs from Monday till Sunday at the Pueblo Convention Center.  

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