• FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas " Maj. Gen. Adolph McQueen Jr., deputy commanding general for support, U.S. Army North (Fifth Army), presents the Purple Heart Medal to Spc. Abdullah Savage March 18 during a ceremony in the Purple Heart Courtyard of the Warrior and Family Support Center.  Savage was assigned to Company C, 2nd Battalion, 4th Infantry Regiment, 10th Mountain Division, when he was wounded in a vehicle-borne improvised-explosive device attack on his combat outpost in Afghanistan. He is currently with Company B, Warrior Transition Battalion at Brooke Army Medical Center.

    Recipient

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas " Maj. Gen. Adolph McQueen Jr., deputy commanding general for support, U.S. Army North (Fifth Army), presents the Purple Heart Medal to Spc. Abdullah Savage March 18 during a ceremony in the Purple Heart Courtyard of the Warrior...

  • FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas " Spc. Abdullah Savage (center), Company B, Warrior Transition Battalion, poses with (from left to right) Maj. Gen. Adolph McQueen Jr., Command Sgt. Maj. Hu Rhodes, Col. Kyle Campbell and Command Sgt. Maj. Mark Pumphrey March 18 following the presentation of the Purple Heart Medal at a ceremony in the Purple Heart Courtyard of the Warrior and Family Support Center. Savage was assigned to Company C, 2nd Battalion, 4th Infantry Regiment, 10th Mountain Division, when he was wounded in a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device attack on his combat outpost in Afghanistan. McQueen is the deputy commanding general for support, U.S. Army North (Fifth Army); Rhodes is the command sergeant major for Army North; Campbell is the commander for Brook Army Medical Center, and Pumphrey is his command sergeant major.

    Group

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas " Spc. Abdullah Savage (center), Company B, Warrior Transition Battalion, poses with (from left to right) Maj. Gen. Adolph McQueen Jr., Command Sgt. Maj. Hu Rhodes, Col. Kyle Campbell and Command Sgt. Maj. Mark Pumphrey March 18...

  • FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas " Spc. Abdullah Savage, Company B, Warrior Transition Battalion at Brooke Army Medical Center, makes remarks after being presented the Purple Heart Medal during a ceremony March 18 in the Purple Heart Courtyard of the Warrior and Family Support Center. Savage offered special thanks to his caregivers and comrades.

    Remarks

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas " Spc. Abdullah Savage, Company B, Warrior Transition Battalion at Brooke Army Medical Center, makes remarks after being presented the Purple Heart Medal during a ceremony March 18 in the Purple Heart Courtyard of the Warrior...

  • FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas " (From left to right) Col. Kyle Campbell, Maj. Gen. Adolph McQueen Jr., Command Sgt. Maj. Hu Rhodes, Command Sgt. Maj. Mark Pumphrey, Tres Kleberg and Col. Brian Almquist sing "The Army Song" at the conclusion of the Purple Heart presentation ceremony March 18. During the ceremony, Spc. Abdullah Savage, Company B, Warrior Transition Battalion at Brooke Army Medical Center, was presented the Purple Heart Medal. Campbell is the commander for BAMC; McQueen is the deputy commanding general for support, U.S. Army North (Fifth Army); Rhodes is the command sergeant major for Army North; Pumphrey is command sergeant major for BAMC; Kleberg is the civilian aide to the secretary of the Army for Texas South, and Almquist is the commander of the WTB.

    Army Song

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas " (From left to right) Col. Kyle Campbell, Maj. Gen. Adolph McQueen Jr., Command Sgt. Maj. Hu Rhodes, Command Sgt. Maj. Mark Pumphrey, Tres Kleberg and Col. Brian Almquist sing "The Army Song" at the conclusion of the Purple...

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