Army leaders survey battlefield and thank troops for service
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Bernardo Fuller
A close-up shot of the Combat Infantryman Badge recently awarded to Sgt. Cheek by the Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Lloyd Austin in recognition of his participation of ground combat during his deployment at Camp Eggers, Nov. 20, 2012, Kabul, Afghanistan. The purpose of the visit by Under Secretary of the Army Joseph Westphal and Austin was to meet with deployed troops in Afghanistan during the Thanksgiving holiday period to underscore senior Army leader support for the service and sacrifice of Soldiers and civilian employees.
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