UH-60 pilot receives Silver Star - flies 5 hours after being shot in leg

Discussion in 'Academy/Military News' started by AROTC-dad, Aug 16, 2017.

  1. AROTC-dad

    AROTC-dad Moderator 5-Year Member

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    Jcleppe 5-Year Member

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    Dedication at it's best.

    I did have to smile though at the fact that they had to cross out "Air Force" and hand write Army on his citation.
     
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    Wow...as a Commanding Officer who reviewed and signed dozens of award citations, that is just plain unexcusable...
     
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    Mike is an outstanding American...even though he is a DAP guy and has questionable taste in liquor.
     
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