Photo Credit: Randy Murray, Fort Stewart Public Affairs
Sergeant Charles Barr, B Co., 1/30th Inf. Regt., is awarded the Purple Heart by his battalion's rear detachment commander, Capt. Derrick Lucarelli, in a ceremony held outside the Soldier's room at Winn Army Community Hospital, Jan. 29. Sergeant Barr was severely wounded by small arms fire while serving in Kirkuk, Iraq as part of Task Force Marne, Jan. 22. Sergeant Barr said he was grateful to be alive and thanked "a great medic" for saving his life.