American flag and case presented to Bruce Laingen on January 27, 1981, by President Ronald Reagan. Laingen, a native of Odin, Minnesota, was one of 52 United States citizens held in the Iran hostage crisis of 1979-1981.
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- What’s New post on the Bruce Laingren papers
- Key to the City of Odin, Minnesota, given to Bruce Laingren