CRANSTON, RI - On Friday, January 12th at 3:00 , Senator Jack Reed will present Warwick resident and World War II veteran Willard D. "Bud" Voigt with medals he earned on the battlefield but never received for his courageous service during the World War II. A veteran of the United States Army, Mr. Voigt will receive the Bronze Star, Purple Heart, and several other prestigious awards. Born in Massachusetts in 1925, Willard Voigt grew up in Fall River during the Great Depression era and graduated from Durfee High School in 1943. That same year he voluntary enlisted in the Army…
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