1-14th 2nd SBCT Soldier Awarded Purple Heart
Photo Credit: Pfc. Ashley M. Armstrong, 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command
Schofield Barracks, Hawaii - Brig. Gen. Robert B. Brown, deputy commanding general, 1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment "Golden Dragons," 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, commends Sgt. 1st Class Willie S. Grimes, tanker, 1-14th 2nd SBCT, after presenting him with a Purple Heart at a ceremony in front of 1-14th Battalion Headquarters, Schofield Barracks, June 6. Grimes received the award for wounds he sustained from an improvised explosive device while serving as a sniper during a mission in Sadr City, Iraq, last April.
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