• October 24, 2014

Soldiers receive Purple Heart, return to duty in Afghanistan

Cpl. Michael Mayefski (right), currently serving overseas with the 163rd Military Intelligence Battalion out of Fort Hood, Texas, poses with Maj. Gen. Paul J. LaCamera, Regional Command (South) and 4th Infantry Division commanding general, following an awards ceremony at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, May 6, 2014. Mayefski was awarded the award the Purple Heart for wounds received in combat in January 2014. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Clay Beyersdorfer)

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