Photo Credit: (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Andrew Ingram, USD-N PAO)
CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE SPEICHER, Iraq, - U.S. Army Chief of Staff, Gen. George W. Casey, Jr. presents a coin to Sgt. Clyde Skinner III, a forward observer assigned to the Fires Section, Company A, Division Special Troops Battalion, 4th Infantry Division, during a ceremony at Contingency Operating Base Speicher, Iraq, Dec. 24 2010. Skinner's leadership recommended him to receive a coin in recognition of his outstanding performance while deployed as part of U.S. Division-North in support of Operation New Dawn. "It means a great deal to me that my leadership thinks highly enough of my work to recommend me for a Chief of Staff of the Army Coin," said Skinner. "This is a real honor for me."