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Harold Wadley holds the helmet cover that was perforated by a piece of shrapnel that eventually lodged in his head during the Korean War.
Harold Wadley’s left shoulder is a mass of scars from an AK-47 bullet he caught in the Vietnam War.
Wadley was a young Marine explosives expert when he posed for this photo while holding blocks of C-3 plastic explosives.
Wadley still has the letter recommending him for the Bronze Star for his service during the Korean War.