Just ahead of Independence Day, a Pennsylvanian will receive the Medal of Honor — “the nation’s highest award for valor in combat that can be awarded to members of the armed forces,” according to the U.S. military. President Joe Biden is awarding the Medal of Honor posthumously to the late U.S. Army Private Philip G. Shadrach, a Civil War veteran, for conspicuous gallantry. Shadrach, a Somerset County native, will be honored for his courage and self-sacrifice more than 160 years after his service ended.

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