FILE - In a May 13, 2012 file photo, former Marine Cpl. and Purple Heart recipient Megan Leavey and combat dog Sgt. Rex participate in a ceremony before a baseball game between the New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners at Yankee Stadium in New York. Leavey, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and Sgt. Rex  are being inducted into the New York State Senate Veterans’ Hall of Fame on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, in Albany, N.Y.
FILE - In a May 13, 2012 file photo, former Marine Cpl. and Purple Heart recipient Megan Leavey and combat dog Sgt. Rex participate in a ceremony before a baseball game between the New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners at Yankee Stadium in New York. Leavey, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and Sgt. Rex are being inducted into the New York State Senate Veterans’ Hall of Fame on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, in Albany, N.Y. Seth Wenig, File AP Photo
FILE - In a May 13, 2012 file photo, former Marine Cpl. and Purple Heart recipient Megan Leavey and combat dog Sgt. Rex participate in a ceremony before a baseball game between the New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners at Yankee Stadium in New York. Leavey, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and Sgt. Rex are being inducted into the New York State Senate Veterans’ Hall of Fame on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, in Albany, N.Y. Seth Wenig, File AP Photo

Honors for Iraq vet, K-9 portrayed in film 'Megan Leavey'

May 15, 2018 09:18 AM