General Petreaus Honors Heroes Audio by Jim Spiri
“The Last Journey” Audio #4
19 August 2010
Forward Operating Base, Salerno
Khost province, eastern Afghanistan
Captain Watson and Lieutenant Lohnert received special recognition from General David Petreaus for their courageous actions in combat. The General came to Forward Operating Base Salerno to present awards to soldiers in person.
Under fire, Lieutenant Lohnert ran 150 meters over open ground to put their heavy guns back in action. Lieutenant Lohnert was commissioned as a graduate of the United States Air Force Academy and has served proudly in the Army for over two years.
CAPTAIN WATSON AUDIO HERE:WatsonSpiri19Aug2010
And a bit more verbose LIEUTENANT LOHNERT AUDIO HERE:LohnertSpiri19Aug2010
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