Medic earns Bronze Star for valor for actions during Afghanistan firefight
Photo Credit: Maj. Nicholas Sternberg
Col. Charles Preysler, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team commander, pins a Bronze Star for valor on Sgt. Kyle S. Dirkintis, a medic attached to Chosen Company, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry, at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Afghanistan, April 1. Dirkintis was honored for his actions during a firefight in Kunar province in August 2007.
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