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Medal of Honor awarded to SSG Clinton Romesha

On February 11, 2013 President Barack Obama awarded the Medal of Honor to Staff Sergeant Clinton L. Romesha. The award was earned on October 3, 2009 for action in Afghanistan. Romesha is the seventh Medal of Honor recipient from the war in Afghanistan and the fourth living recipient, since Vietnam. After the jump you can read Romesha’s Medal of Honor citation and watch the East Room ceremony.

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