Giffords' office presents medals to U.S. Veterans

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- The office of Representative Gabrielle Giffords presented medals to two U.S. Veterans.

General John Wickham stood in for the Congresswoman who continues her rehab in Houston.

Korean War vet Rudolph Guzman was unable to attend the ceremony so his daughter was given the medals.

"This medal because I was engaged in saving lives.  I appreciate it," said Vietnam Veteran, Richard Bell.

Bell, who received two medals Tuesday, opened a youth and family center in town.