Army leaders survey battlefield and thank troops for service
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Bernardo Fuller
Undersecretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal preparing to award Pfc. Ashley M. Beltnick, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, with the Combat Medical Badge, Nov. 21, 2012, at Forward Operating Base Sharana, Afghanistan, for providing medical care under fire. The purpose of of the visit by Westphal and Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III 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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