Corporal Tibor Rubin Medal of Honor recipient.

Corporal Tibor Rubin Medal of Honor recipient.

Jewish War Veterans pay Tribute to Deceased Medal of Honor recipient Tibor Rubin

by Terry Richards

LOS ANGELES, CA – On Sunday, December 20, 2015, Led by Greg Lee, Commander of Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America (JWV), Members and guests paid tribute to Tibor Rubin, a Holocaust Survivor, Korean War Veteran, Congressional Medal of Honor recipient, and Great American Hero and Human Being who died on December 05, 2015 at age 86.  The Congressional Medal of Honor is Our Nation’s Highest Military Award. http://www.cmohs.org/

CITATION                                                                     http://www.cmohs.org/recipient-detail/3183/rubin-tibor.php

The event was held at the California Veterans Home West Los Angeles. Guest speakers included Rosie Rubin Tibor’s Daughter, Colonel Don Gonneville, former 20th Century Fox executive Chuck Ashman, Hall of Fame Baseball Pitcher Tommy Lasorda, and Actor Kevin Dobson. Lorenzo Lamas was also in the audience who is also an Advocate for Veterans.

Tibor Rubin Biography http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/biography/tibor_rubin.html

War Hero and Holocaust Survivor Tibor Rubin Dies  http://www.ocregister.com/articles/rubin-695343-war-tibor.html

Tibor Rubin

JWV State Chaplain Dov Cohen opens the Ceremony with a Prayer.

JWV State Chaplain Dov Cohen opens the Ceremony with a Prayer.

Rosie Rubin Daughter of Tibor Rubin.

Rosie Rubin Daughter of Tibor Rubin.

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Tibor Rubin Tribute

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Colonel Don Gonneville.

Colonel Don Gonneville.

Tommy Lasorda.

Tommy Lasorda.

Kevin Dobson.

Kevin Dobson.

Lorenzo Lamas.

Lorenzo Lamas.

(L-R) Chuck Ashman, Greg Lee.

(L-R) Chuck Ashman, Greg Lee.

Commander Gregg Lee gets ready to present the American Flag to Tibor Rubin's Daughter Rosie and Son Frank.

Commander Gregg Lee gets ready to present the American Flag to Tibor Rubin’s Daughter Rosie and Son Frank.

Commander Greg Lee presents the American Flag to Rosie and Frank Rubin.

Commander Greg Lee presents the American Flag to Rosie and Frank Rubin.

 

 

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