101st Airborne Division's Pereira receives Distinguished Service Cross
Photo Credit: Sam Shore, Fort Campbell MVISC
Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Raymond T. Odierno presents 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) Soldier Sgt. Felipe Pereira with a Distinguished Service Cross, April 12, 2012, at McAuliffe Hall at Fort Campbell, Ky., for his actions Nov. 1, 2010, in Afghanistan. During the presentation, Pereira was accompanied by his father, Paolo; his mother, Denise; his wife, Candi; and his sister, Stephanie. Pereira is the 165th Screaming Eagle Soldier to receive the award, second highest only to the Medal of Honor.
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