17 octombrie 2019

Vets in Congress Renew Medal of Honor Plea for Army 'Legend' Alwyn Cashe

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Fourteen years ago today, Army Sgt. 1st Class Alwyn Cashe likely could've walked away relatively unscathed after his Bradley Fighting Vehicle hit an improvised explosive device in Iraq. Instead, the soldier chose to head back into the burning vehicle to save his comrades. He did so even though they were still facing enemy gunfire and his uniform was soaked with fuel. Cashe risked his life and went beyond the call of duty, which is why he deserves the Medal of Honor, three members of Congress [...]