On Thursday, May 14, 2020, Staff Sergeant Ron Shurer passed away after a lengthy battle with lung cancer. Learn more about his heroism and bravery in the Battle of Shok Valley.READ HIS STORY
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On Friday, April 17, 2020, Command Sergeant Major Bennie G. Adkins passed away from complications related to the COVID-19 virus. Learn more about the Hero of Camp A Shau.READ HIS STORY
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The nation’s highest medal for valor in combat.
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