Fort Bragg pilot awarded Distinguished Flying Cross
Photo Credit: Tina Ray, Paraglide newspaper
Lt. Gen. Frank Helmick, commander of XVIII Airborne Corps and Fort Bragg shakes hands with Maj. Brendan P. Murphy, of the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, after presenting him with the Distinguished Flying Cross Monday, at the 82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum. Murphy, then a captain assigned to Company B, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Aviation Brigade, distinguished himself by rescuing ground forces while under enemy fire as the Air Mission Command and pilot in command of a CH-47D helicopter, Sept. 5, 2010, during Operation Enduring Freedom X. Murphy is joined by his wife, Capt. Katherine Murphy of the Fort Bragg Judge Advocate Corps.
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