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Photo: Lt. Gen. John Toolan, left, and Marines assigned to 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment render a salute during the National Anthem, during an award ceremony at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., Feb. 18, 2014. Four Marines assigned to the battalion received awards for their heroic actions while deployed to Helmand Province Afghanistan. They were responsible for saving the lives of numerous Marines through their individual accomplishments. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Lance Cpl. Christopher J. Moore/Released)

Four Marines, assigned to 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, received awards for their heroic actions while deployed to Helmand Province Afghanistan.
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Former Army Captain William D. Swenson will be presented the Medal of Honor for his courageous service while deployed to Afghanistan in 2009.
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Video from the U.S. Army Interview by SGT Earl Scott  Author and former soldier Mary Doyle speaks about being nominated for an NAACP award for her book “I’m Still Standing,” which recounts the story of Shoshana Johnson, the first African-American …
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By Marine Corps Cpl. Bruno J. Bego, 2nd Marine Logistics Group From www.defense.gov CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. – Service members and their families often miss important moments in each other’s lives during deployments, but technology such as video chat makes it possible …
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By Jane Gervasoni, U.S. Army Public Health Command From www.defense.gov  ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. – More than 40 years ago, Army 1st Lt. Robert C. Berkshire earned a Bronze Star Medal for valor during his service in Vietnam. On his way …
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