WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 12: U.S. President Barack Obama (R) presents the Medal of Honor to Army Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry July 12, 2011 in Washington, DC. Petry, who received the award for his ... more 
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 12: U.S. President Barack Obama (R) presents the Medal of Honor to Army Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry July 12, 2011 in Washington, DC. Petry, who received the award for his courageous actions during operations in Paktia, Afghanistan, in May 2008, is the second living, active duty service member to be awarded the Medal of Honor for actions in Iraq or Afghanistan. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) less 
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