26 Aug '13, 2pm

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An Army staff sergeant will receive the nation’s highest combat valor award today for risking his life to save another soldier during a fierce battle four years ago in Afghanistan. Staff Sgt. Ty Carter will be presented with the Medal of Honor by President Obama during a ceremony this afternoon at the White House. The event is scheduled for 2 p.m. in the East Room. As a scout assigned to B Troop, 3rd Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Carter braved enemy fire to treat and carry a fellow soldier to safety during the October 2009 fight for Combat Outpost Keating in eastern Nuristan province. Spc. Stephan Mace, the soldier Carter carried, later succumbed to his wounds. Carter’s troop-mate during the battle, former Staff Sgt. Clinton L. Romesha , received the Medal of Honor earlier this year. They were part of a small American forc...

Full article: http://www.navytimes.com/article/20130826/CAREERS02/30826...

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