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Sgt. Matthew T. Abbate, a scout sniper from 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment will be posthumously awarded the Navy Cross, the nation’s second-highest award for combat heroism.


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This work, Navy Cross Ceremony, by SSgt Philip Grondin, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.10.2012

Date Posted:08.10.2012 2:47PM

Category:B-Roll

Video ID:151517

Filename:DOD_100463584

Length:00:48:28

Location:CA, US

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