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Task Force Shooter Soldiers earn Purple Hearts

 

Written by U.S. Army Spc. Kam Gerohimos
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Regional Command East - Combined Joint Task Force - 101Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan – Two Cavalry Troopers of 6th Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Shooter, were awarded Purple Hearts in a ceremony at Jalalabad Airfield December 30th.

U.S. Army Maj. Gen. John F. Campbell, commander of Combined Joint Task Force 101 and Regional Command East, presented Purple Hearts to U.S. Army 1st Sgt. David E. Lee from Valley Springs, AR, of C Troop, TF Shooter, 10th CAB, and U.S. Army Spc. Matthew J. Riddle from Greenfield, IN, of D Troop, TF Shooter, 10th CAB, for wounds received in the defense of Forward Operating Base Fenty November 13th.

U.S. Army Spc. Matthew Riddle of Greenfield, IN, is awarded the Purple Heart by U.S. Army Maj. Gen. John F. Campbell, commander of Combined Joint Task Force 101 and Regional Command East, Dec. 30th at Jalalabad Airfield. Riddle was injured by a fragmentation grenade during the insurgent attack on Forward Operating Base Fenty Nov. 13th.  (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kam Gerohimos, Task Force Shooter)

U.S. Army Spc. Matthew Riddle of Greenfield, IN, is awarded the Purple Heart by U.S. Army Maj. Gen. John F. Campbell, commander of Combined Joint Task Force 101 and Regional Command East, Dec. 30th at Jalalabad Airfield. Riddle was injured by a fragmentation grenade during the insurgent attack on Forward Operating Base Fenty Nov. 13th. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kam Gerohimos, Task Force Shooter)

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