04 Apr '15, 3am

.@USArmy NCO awarded Soldier's Medal for helping rescue Afghan soldiers from fire:

.@USArmy NCO awarded Soldier's Medal for helping rescue Afghan soldiers from fire:

1st Sgt. William Howard, right, receives a Soldier's Medal from Army Col. Don Fallin during a ceremony at Fort Eustis, Va., April 3, 2015. Fallin served as Howard’s unit commander while deployed to Kabul, Afghanistan, where Howard and several others saved 5 Afghan soldiers from a burning building. Kimberly Nagle/U.S. Air Force Related NCO to receive Soldier's Medal for helping save Afghan troops' lives A soldier attached to the 128th Aviation Brigade will be awarded the Soldier’s Medal Friday at Joint Expeditionary Base Fort Eustis. Soldiers awarded the Medal of Honor remembered at Antietam, scene of America’s bloodiest day One was a German shoemaker who never learned to read English. Another was a carpenter. A third was barely 15 years old. On Sept. 17, 1862, they were among 20 Union soldiers whose courage in the Battle of Antietam earned them the Medal of Honor, the nati...

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