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MarSOC Marine awarded Bronze Star

Col. Steven J. Grass, the commanding officer of Marine Special Operations Regiment, and Staff Sgt. Andrew K. Thompson, with Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command, stands ready to be awarded the Silver Star during an awards ceremony at Camp Pendleton, Calif., March 12. Thompson, from Bismarck, N.D., received the military’s fourth highest award for actions in Afghanistan including employing supporting aircraft to break supply lines and hinder enemy activity during a night helicopter raid, saving countless lives, according to the citation.



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This work, MarSOC Marine awarded Bronze Star [Image 6 of 8], by Cpl Joshua Young, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:03.12.2012

Date Posted:03.13.2012 15:59

Photo ID:541315

VIRIN:120312-M-#####-002

Resolution:1333x2000

Size:698.55 KB

Location:CAMP PENDLETON, CA, USGlobe

Hometown:BISMARCK, ND, US

Hometown:WILLISTON, ND, US

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