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For Army Staff Sgt. Miguel Leon, an injury sustained in combat led to the discovery of an even greater threat.
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Photo: Jim Dykstra holds up a photo in McLean, Va., Nov. 2, 2013, that was taken during his time in the Vietnam War. (U.S. Defense Department photo by Jessica L. Tozer/Released)

Twenty-one Months: A Vietnam veteran shares his journey from combat camera to Capitol Hill with blogger Jessica L. Tozer.
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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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A U.S. soldier pulls security during a battle drill on Forward Operating Base Lightning in Paktia province, Afghanistan, Oct. 3, 2013.
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Photo:Army 2nd Lt. Chunjiang Liao uses smoke to conceal himself before crossing a road during the Expert Field Medical Badge test in Grafenwoehr, Germany, Sept. 13, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Markus Rauchenberger /Released)

U.S. Army 2nd Lt. Chunjiang Liao uses smoke to conceal himself before crossing a road during the Expert Field Medical Badge test in Grafenwoehr, Germany, Sept. 13, 2013.
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