Oklahoma WWII veteran receives France's highest decoration - Article Photos 1/2

Frederic Bontems, consul general of France, presents Jake McNiece, of Ponca City, with the medal of the Legion of Honor during a ceremony Wednesday at the state Capitol. McNiece, 93, received France's most prestigious honor for his World War II combat action during the D-Day invasion of Normandy, France, on June 6, 1944. PHOTO BY LSB PHOTO DIVISION