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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 for his service in Afghanistan to his parents Paul and Janet Monti, Sept. 17, 2009, in the East Room of the White House in Washington D.C.



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This work, President Awards Medal of Honor to Fallen Soldier's Family [Image 2 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 19:00

Photo ID:204776

VIRIN:090917-A-#####-006

Resolution:1161x1741

Size:1.2 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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  • Paul Monti, father of Medal of Honor recipient U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Jared C. Monti, listens to remarks during a Hall of Heroes Induction Ceremony for his son at the Pentagon, Sept. 18, 2009.
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