Col. Robert M. Taradash, commander, 42nd Military Police Brigade, presents
Sgt. Jeramie Larson, 170th Military Police Company, 504th Military Police
Battalion, with a Purple Heart Medal and an Army Accommodation Medal for Valor. Larson was wounded with shrapnel from a rocket-propelled grenade during his deployment to Afghanistan. In spite of his injuries, he continued to call up reports and direct his squad. His actions that day earned him the awards.