Images: Marines receive Army medals in Helmand province [Image 2 of 2]
Photo by Sgt. Ned Johnson
Gunnery Sgt. Nelson Hammer, the logistics chief with Regimental Combat Team 7, receives an Army Commendation Medal from Col. Barry Beach, the Georgia Agricultural Development Team III commanding officer, RCT-7, here, July 11. 2013. Hammer received the award for ensuring the ADT III soldiers received the gear and logistics required to complete their mission. Hammer, a native of Houston, Texas, said he was doing his job to provide support to the units under RCT-7.
Editor’s Note: Georgia Agricultural Development Team III provides mentorship and agricultural training to Afghans in northern Helmand province in order to develop and sustain agricultural, irrigation and livestock capabilities.
Date Posted:07.13.2013 04:35
Location:CAMP LEATHERNECK, AF
Hometown:HOUSTON, TX, US