New York Army National Guard sergeant recognized for courage under fire
Photo Credit: Master Sgt. Corine Lombardo
New York Army National Guard Sgt. Joshua Young, a member of the 1108th Ordnance Company (Explosive Ordnance Disposal), receives the Bronze Star with V device for valor during a ceremony at the Scotia-Glenville, N.Y., Armed Forces Reserve Center, July 19, 2013. Brig. Gen. Michael Swezey, the commander of the 53rd Troop Command, presented Young with the medal. He was recognized for saving the life of a fellow Soldier while under continuous enemy fire, March 16, 2012, while he was serving in Afghanistan with an EOD battalion from Fort Drum, N.Y.
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