Tea With Village Elders
Photo Credit: U.S. Army Photo
Dressed in traditional Afghan clothing, Capt. William D. Swenson (left center) joins village elders for a meal to discuss what the coalition can do to help the local community. In support of the 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Swenson served as an embedded trainer and mentor for the Afghan Border Police. He is slated to receive the Medal of Honor, Oct. 15, 2013, for his actions Sept. 8, 2009, in the Battle of Ganjgal, Afghanistan.
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