Tag Archives: National Guard

Army 2nd Lt. Lee Hartell could have run from the enemy in Korea. Instead, he chose to have his troops fire as insurgents closed in on him.
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Utah Army National Guard Maj. Tyler Jensen earned a Silver Star for his actions in Afghanistan. Here’s what he thinks about being honored for valor.
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1st Lt. Kristi Cook was a historian by trade, but when the National Guard put her into the cyber field, it changed her whole perspective.
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Sgt. Justin Olsen struck gold in the 2010 Olympics Games & will try to repeat that in Pyeongchang, but with a few changes.
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Another Native American to earn the Medal of Honor did so by leading his platoon to a decisive win during the Korean War.
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