Minnesota Guard Member First in Unit to Earn Two Purple Hearts
Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Clinton Wood
Sgt. Scott Stroud, Company B, 2nd Combined Arms Battalion, 136th Infantry Regiment, is the first Soldier in the1st Brigade Combat Team, 34th Infantry Division, to earn two Purple Hearts during Operation Iraqi Freedom. On his helmet is a sock covering his goggles with two shrapnel holes from a roadside-bomb blast that injured him June 23 near Fallujah.
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