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President Awards Medal of Honor to Fallen Soldier's Family

President Barack Obama posthumously awards Army Sgt. 1st Class Jared C. Monti from Raynham, Mass., the Medal of Honor to his parents Paul and Janet Monti Sept. 17, 2009, in the East Room of the White House in Washington D.C. "Jared Monti saw danger before him and he went out to meet it," Obama said in the ceremony.



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This work, President Awards Medal of Honor to Fallen Soldier's Family [Image 3 of 5], by Gerry Gilmore, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:09.17.2009

Date Posted:09.17.2009 18:59

Photo ID:204775

VIRIN:090917-A-#####-004

Resolution:3232x2155

Size:4.2 MB

Location:WASHINGTON, DC, USGlobe

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  • A sign honoring the memory of Sgt. 1st Class  Jared C. Monti stands at the entrance of Combat Outpost Monti in the Kunar province of Afghanistan, Dec. 2, 2009. COP Monti was named after Sgt. 1st Class Jared C. Monti, from 3rd Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment, who was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor Sept. 17, 2009.
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