Paul Monti, father of Medal of Honor recipient Jared C. Monti, and Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. stand near Sgt. 1st Class Monti's gravesite on Veterans Day at the Mass. National Ceremony in Bourne, Mass., Nov. 11, 2009. Sgt. 1st Class Jared C. Monti was posthumously awarded the nation's highest award for valor, the Medal Of Honor.