Leo K. Thorsness

Leo K. Thorsness

Leo Keith Thorsness is a retired colonel in the United States Air Force who received the Medal of Honor for his actions in the Vietnam War. He was awarded the medal for an air engagement on April 19, 1967. He was shot down two weeks later and spent six years in captivity in North Vietnam as a prisoner of war. Wikipedia*

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Leo K. Thorsness has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1992 Debate as a State Senator. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 424 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1973 - Present Recipient, Medal of Honor Videos: 1 c. October 25, 1973 - Present Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Air Force Videos: 0

Previously

President, Congressional Medal of Honor Society c. January 1, 2011 - c. January 1, 2012 Videos: 1 State Senator,
R-Washington
c. December 31, 1998 - c. January 1, 1992 Videos: 1

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