Civil Affairs Soldier Earns Department of Defense SoldierAca,!a,,cs Medal

By Sgt. Sharilyn WellsAugust 22, 2008

FORT BRAGG, N.C. - Staff Sgt. Jacqueline L. Hunt poses with Maj. Gen. David A. Morris, Commanding General of the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne) and Maj. Gen. Alan D. Bell, Deputy Commander of the U.S. Army Reserve Command, after Hunt was awarded the Department of Defense Soldier's Medal. She is assigned to 490th Civil Affairs Battalion in Abilene, Texas, a unit under the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne). The award is the seventh highest medal awarded to U.S. military Soldiers, and is given in recognition of heroism not involving actual conflict with an enemy.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT BRAGG, N.C. - Staff Sgt. Jacqueline L. Hunt poses with Maj. Gen. David A. Morris, Commanding General of the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne) and Maj. Gen. Alan D. Bell, Deputy Commander of the U.S. Army Reserve Command, after Hunt was awarded the Department of Defense Soldier's Medal. She is assigned to 490th Civil Affairs Battalion in Abilene, Texas, a unit under the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne). The award is the seventh highest medal awarded to U.S. military Soldiers, and is given in recognition of heroism not involving actual conflict with an enemy. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Sharilyn Wells) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT BRAGG, N.C. - Staff Sgt. Jacqueline L. Hunt, an Army Reserve Civil Affairs Soldier with the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne), and assigned to 490th Civil Affairs Battalion, in Abilene, Texas, smiles after being awarded the Department of Defense Soldier's Medal. Hunt earned the honor for saving the life of a traffic accident victim near her hometown of Fort Worth. The award is the seventh highest medal awarded to U.S. military Soldiers, and is given in recognition of heroism not involving actual conflict with an enemy.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT BRAGG, N.C. - Staff Sgt. Jacqueline L. Hunt, an Army Reserve Civil Affairs Soldier with the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne), and assigned to 490th Civil Affairs Battalion, in Abilene, Texas, smiles after being awarded the Department of Defense Soldier's Medal. Hunt earned the honor for saving the life of a traffic accident victim near her hometown of Fort Worth. The award is the seventh highest medal awarded to U.S. military Soldiers, and is given in recognition of heroism not involving actual conflict with an enemy. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Sharilyn Wells) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT BRAGG, N.C. - Staff Sgt. Jacqueline L. Hunt is congratulated by Maj. Gen. David A. Morris, Commanding General of the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne), after being awarded the Department of Defense Soldier's Medal. Hunt earned the honor for saving the life of a traffic accident victim near her hometown of Fort Worth. She is an Army Reserve Civil Affairs Soldier with USACAPOC(A), assigned to 490th Civil Affairs Battalion, located in Abilene, Texas.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT BRAGG, N.C. - Staff Sgt. Jacqueline L. Hunt is congratulated by Maj. Gen. David A. Morris, Commanding General of the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne), after being awarded the Department of Defense Soldier's Medal. Hunt earned the honor for saving the life of a traffic accident victim near her hometown of Fort Worth. She is an Army Reserve Civil Affairs Soldier with USACAPOC(A), assigned to 490th Civil Affairs Battalion, located in Abilene, Texas. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Sharilyn Wells) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT BRAGG, N.C. - Staff Sgt. Jacqueline L. Hunt is congratulated by Maj. Gen. Alan D. Bell, Deputy Commander of the U.S. Army Reserve Command, after being awarded the Department of Defense Soldier's Medal. Looking on is Maj. Gen. David A. Morris, Commanding General of the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne). Hunt is an Army Reserve Civil Affairs Soldier assigned to the 490th Civil Affairs Battalion, located in Abilene, Texas.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT BRAGG, N.C. - Staff Sgt. Jacqueline L. Hunt is congratulated by Maj. Gen. Alan D. Bell, Deputy Commander of the U.S. Army Reserve Command, after being awarded the Department of Defense Soldier's Medal. Looking on is Maj. Gen. David A. Morris, Commanding General of the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne). Hunt is an Army Reserve Civil Affairs Soldier assigned to the 490th Civil Affairs Battalion, located in Abilene, Texas. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Sharilyn Wells) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT BRAGG, N.C. - Staff Sgt. Jacqueline L. Hunt is awarded the Department of Defense Soldier's Medal by Maj. Gen. Alan D. Bell, Deputy Commander of the U.S. Army Reserve Command, on August 22, 2008.  Hunt earned the honor for saving the life of a traffic accident victim who had serious, complex, and life-threatening injuries. She is an Army Reserve Civil Affairs Soldier with the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne) and assigned to the 490th Civil Affairs Battalion, located in Abilene, Texas.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT BRAGG, N.C. - Staff Sgt. Jacqueline L. Hunt is awarded the Department of Defense Soldier's Medal by Maj. Gen. Alan D. Bell, Deputy Commander of the U.S. Army Reserve Command, on August 22, 2008. Hunt earned the honor for saving the life of a traffic accident victim who had serious, complex, and life-threatening injuries. She is an Army Reserve Civil Affairs Soldier with the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne) and assigned to the 490th Civil Affairs Battalion, located in Abilene, Texas. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Sharilyn Wells) VIEW ORIGINAL