Hero receives medal, 1951
Supplementary material reads: "Gershon. City desk. Editorial. Hero. Nos. 6-8: Major Kenneth B. Pickle shown pinning Navy and Marine Corps Medal on tunic of Corporal John Hosford, Compton hero, now civilian but recently discharged from active duty. He rushed into napalm burning plane to de-fuze rockets and bombs after plane crashed on Kimpo Airfield, Korea, September 25, 1950".