David Bellavia receives proclamation from Buffalo Common Council

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Local Medal of Honor recipient David Bellavia received a proclamation from the Buffalo Common Council on Tuesday afternoon.

The proclamation honors Bellavia for his service in Fallujah, Iraq, where he saved the lives of his fellow squad members in 2004.

June 25 is being declared David Bellavia Day in Buffalo, in honor of the day he received the Medal of Honor.

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