Life-saving ESAPI plate returned to Soldier
Photo Credit: C. Todd Lopez
Sgt. Joseph Morrissey and wife Nikki will take this ESAPI plate home with them to Fort Bragg, N.C. Sgt. Morrissey was wearing the plate in Afghanistan, Aug. 9, 2012, when he was shot in the chest with a 7.62mm round. After the plate was evaluated by PEO Soldier at Fort Belvoir, Va., it was returned to Morrissey during a ceremony there, Sept. 18, 2013.
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