More than 20 Marines with the "Gunfighters" of Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 369 received Air Medals during a ceremony at Camp Bastion, Afghanistan, Jan. 6. Deployed from Marine Corps Air Station Camp Pendleton, Calif., the squadron is the only Marine attack helicopter squadron in Afghanistan and uses a tandem of AH-1W Super Cobra and UH-1Y Huey helicopters to support coalition and Afghan forces across southwestern Afghanistan. The awards were personally presented by Maj. Gen. Glenn Walters, commanding general of 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward).
|Date Posted:||02.09.2012 23:30|
|Location:||CAMP LEATHERNECK, AF|
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