Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Shannon Wright/82nd CAB, 82nd Abn. Div., TF Pegasus PAO
Secretary of Defense Robert Gates presents the Silver Star to Lt. Col. Mike Morgan, an OH-58 Kiowa Warrior helicopter pilot, Tuesday at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan. Morgan is the commander of 1st Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade.