(WHTM) — On Friday, abc27 salutes Joe Biros.

Served in the U.S Army during World War II and fought in the Battle of the Bulge. He was wounded in the battle and received a purple heart.

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Afterward, Biros returned to York and passed away in 2011.

We salute you and we thank you for your service.