Video: San Francisco Marine awarded Bronze Star for heroism in Afghanistan (b-roll)
Video by Sgt. Jacob Harrer
Corporal Michael Toomey, from San Francisco, Calif., a rifleman with 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, received the Bronze Star Medal with a Combat V for valor during an award ceremony here, April 18. Toomey led a hasty ambush against an insurgent machine gun team while deployed to Helmand province, Afghanistan. Video sequences include the award presentation, speeches by the command, and the Toomey family. Available in high definition.