Petry speaks to Fort Sill Soldiers
Photo Credit: Marie Berberea, Fort Sill
Medal of Honor recipient Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry told Soldiers in 3rd Battalion, 13th Field Artillery, how he lost his right hand from throwing a live grenade away from himself and two other Army Rangers during combat in Afghanistan's Paktia province, during a visit to Fort Sill, Okla, Jan. 12, 2012. He stressed how important training is in staying alive in combat.
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