An Afghan hero
Clinton romesha the medal of honor recipient, and his brave story.
Clinton romesha receving the medal of honor
Ø 8 other soldiers died that day but he is still torn that he couldn’t save them
Ø Set to receive the medal of honor Monday
Ø Jake tapper is writing a book about this amazing person.
Ø 22 men were wounded out of the 50 including Clinton
Ø Was attacked with 50 soldiers by 100 Taliban soldiers
Ø Stepped up to the occasion and led his men to victory
Ø After receving his medal Clinton Romesha was declared retired
what is the medal of honor?
The medal of honor is the highest award a military personal can receive. The recipient must show amazing courage and heroism in a time of need.
what is a purple heart
A purple heart is rewarded to a soldier who comes home heavily wounded. Example lose of legs, arms, feet, etc.
words that describe clinton romesha and his actions
- J A, Nick Christos Pg. Wordle - Create. Digital image. Wordle - Create. Wordle.net/create, Feb.-Mar. 2013. Web. 28 Feb. 2013
- Reilly, Mollie. "Clinton Romesha To Be Awarded Medal Of Honor By Obama." The Huffington Post. TheHuffingtonPost.com, 11 Feb. 2013. Web. 28 Feb. 2013.