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    MINNEAPOLIS, MN, UNITED STATES

    03.07.2019

    Photo by Sgt. Aaron Berogan 

    First Army

    Brig. Gen. Brig. Gen. William L. Thigpen (left), acting senior commander of 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson, meets with Lt. Gen. Thomas James, Jr. (right) Commanding General, First Army before the presentation ceremony of the Distinguished Service Cross to Andrew Bundermann. Bundermann was serving as the acting commander of troop B, 3rd Sqdr., 61st Cav. Reg. when Combat Outpost Keating, the post Bundermann had been left in charge of, was attacked by more than 400 enemy fighters. With only 53 Soldiers at COP Keating, Bundermann coordinated a defense for more than 12 hours, and endured another four days of fighting, that killed more than 100 Taliban fighters and injured another 80. The Distinguished Service Cross is second only to the Medal of Honor.

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    Date Taken: 03.07.2019
    Date Posted: 03.12.2019 16:20
    Photo ID: 5162227
    VIRIN: 190307-A-GI418-021
    Resolution: 4915x3277
    Size: 927.4 KB
    Location: MINNEAPOLIS, MN, US
    Hometown: MINNEAPOLIS, MN, US
    Hometown: ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, IL, US

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