Photo Credit: Sgt. Maj. Hector Santos, Task Force Currahee
Gen. David H. Petraeus, International Security Assistance Force commander, shakes the hand of Spc. Timothy James after pinning him with a Bronze Star Medal with Valor at Combat Outpost Margah Nov. 11. James, an infantryman with Company C, 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, received the medal and a battlefield promotion from private first class to specialist for his actions during an Oct. 30 attack.