On-post hero: NCO awarded Soldier's Medal
Photo Credit: Susanne Kappler
Staff Sgt. Mercedes Amaro, right, Company B, 4th Battalion, 10th Infantry Regiment, explains how to properly grip a hand grenade to Pvt. Francesca Vukas, Company F, 1st Battalion, 34th Infantry Regiment. Amaro was recently awarded the Soldier's Medal for preventing injuries during a training mishap at Remagen hand grenade range on Fort Jackson, S.C.
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