Purple Heart to Staff Sgt. Joseph F. Pennoni, Jr.

By Troy Griffin USARPAC, Public AffairsJanuary 28, 2009

Lt. Gen. Benjamin R. Mixon, commanding general, U.S. Army Pacific, awards the Purple Heart to Staff Sgt. Joseph F. Pennoni, Jr., during a ceremony conducted at Schofield Barracks Wednesday. Pennoni was assigned to the 3rd
Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, when he was injured on Nov. 18, 2008 in a grenade attack while conducting a dismounted combat patrol in the Salah Ad Din Province, Iraq.
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Lt. Gen. Benjamin R. Mixon, commanding general, U.S. Army Pacific, awards the Purple Heart to Staff Sgt. Joseph F. Pennoni, Jr., during a ceremony conducted at Schofield Barracks Wednesday. Pennoni was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, when he was injured on Nov. 18, 2008 in a grenade attack while conducting a dismounted combat patrol in the Salah Ad Din Province, Iraq. (Photo Credit: Mr. Troy D Griffin (USARPAC)) VIEW ORIGINAL