An afghan hero
Clinton Romesha was the medal of honor recipient, and his brave story.
Was attacked with 50 soldiers by 100 Taliban soldiersØ Stepped up to the occasion and led the men to victory
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
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.
Purple Heart (below)
A purple heart is rewarded to a soldier who comes home wounded heavily. Example lose of legs, arms, etc.
Words that describe Clinton Romesha
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§ Reilly, Mollie. "Clinton Romesha To Be Awarded Medal Of Honor By Obama." The Huffington Post. TheHuffingtonPost.com, 11 Feb. 2013. Web. 28 Feb. 2013.