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WATCH LIVE: President Trump awards posthumous Medal of Honor to World War II hero

Ceremony scheduled to begin at 3:30 p.m.

The Medal of Honor rests on a flag (Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Brandan W. Schulze/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)
The Medal of Honor rests on a flag (Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Brandan W. Schulze/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)

President Donald Trump is scheduled to present the Medal of Honor, posthumously, to 1st Lt. (Ret.) Garlin Conner in the East Room at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Conor is believed to be the second most decorated service member from the war.

The president will present the medal to his widow, Pauline.