Members of Oregon Army National Guard's 2nd Platoon, Bravo Company, 2nd Battalion, 162nd Infantry Regiment, of the 41 Infantry Brigade Combat Team, gather for a group photo after receiving the Presidential Unit Citation at the Corvallis Armory, Jan. 8. The award was bestowed on 30 soldiers for their participation in the Battle of Fallujah while the 2-162 IN BN was deployed to Iraq in 2004. The unit was attached to 2nd Battalion; 7th Cavalry Regiment. The Oregon soldiers saw some of the fiercest fighting of the Iraq War. The Presidential Unit Citation is one of the highest awards given to a military unit.
|Date Posted:||01.11.2011 13:36|
|Location:||CORVALLIS, OR, US|
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