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Video: Chaplain Assistant SSG Michael Hyer on the COP Keating Taliban Attack

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On Oct. 3, 2009, 300 Taliban soldiers assaulted Combat Outpost Keating in eastern Afghanistan. In Feb. 2013, Sgt. Clinton Romesha was awarded the Medal of Honor for his heroism during that attack. Interview with Chaplain Assistant Staff Sgt. Michael Hyer about his role on the Unit Ministry Team that supported the squadron before, during and after the attack on COP Keating. Produced by Chaplain Lt. Col. David Deppmeier.


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This work, Chaplain Assistant SSG Michael Hyer on the COP Keating Taliban Attack, by LTC David Deppmeier, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:04.9.2013

Date Posted:04.9.2013 1:03PM

Category:Package

Video ID:286244

Filename:DOD_100781250

Length:00:07:36

Location:WASHINGTON, DC, USGlobe

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