Photo Credit: Sgt. Eric Provost, Task Force Patriot Public Affairs
Pfc. Omar Ross meets the Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond Odierno, and receives his coin, Aug. 6, 2013, on Forward Operating Base Gamberi, Afghanistan. Ross serves as a combat medic at Forward Operating Base Tagab's Aid Station and was nominated for his efforts in caring for seven Afghan National Security Forces, and civilian casualties, injured by an improvised explosive device.