Audrey R. Shaw, widow of Staff Sgt. Eric Shaw, accepts the Distinguished Service Cross in honor of her husband's actions in Afghanistan
Photo Credit: Sgt. David Hodge, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault)
Gen. David Rodriguez, the commander of U.S. Army Forces Command, presents the Distinguish Service Cross to the widow of Staff Sgt. Eric Shaw. Shaw was posthumously awarded the second highest military award for valor that can be given to a service member, based on Shaw's actions while serving as a squad leader with 1st Brigade, 101st Airborne Division, in Kunar Province, Afghanistan, in June 2010.
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