Images: Purple Heart recipient saved by helmet [Image 1 of 4]
Photo by Sgt. Rodney Foliente
The bullet hole in the Army Combat Helmet of Staff Sgt. Matthew Harvey, construction supervisor, with Company E, 2nd Combined Arms Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, and attached to Special Troops Battalion, shows how his helmet saved his life on Feb. 10 when he was shot during a route clearance mission in Najaf.
Date Posted:03.28.2009 05:32
Location:CAMP ECHO, IQ