07 Dec '14, 10pm

Medal of Honor campaign continues for sergeant who saved troops in Iraq

Sgt. 1st Class Alwyn Cashe Courtesy of Kasinal Cashe White Related Friends, family gather as Army names Reserve Center after fallen hero Sgt. 1st Class Alwyn Cashe had deployed to Iraq once before during Operation Iraqi Freedom and had previously served in Bosnia and the first Gulf War. The true cost of war in Iraq? Families left to mourn As the U.S. rebuilds a military presence in Iraq to deal with the growing threat of Sunni militants — 2½ years after pulling out the last American troops there — many of those who lost loved ones in Operation Iraqi Freedom say they are conflicted. They hope for peace, but they say that war, even with its heavy price, may be inevitable. Lawmaker asks DOD to review cases for possible upgrade to Medal of Honor A California lawmaker is calling for a full review of top military medals to see if deserving heroes were passed over for the Medal o...

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  1. 08 Dec '14, 2am

    LETS GET A MOVE ON HERE! MR CASHE IS A TRUE HERO!

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