[Guest post by Aaron Worthing; send your tips here.]
That quote is from Sgt. Salvatore Giunta, who earlier today became the only living person given the Medal of Honor since Vietnam, speaking about his fallen colleagues Sgt. Joshua Brenan and Specialist Hugo Mendoza. Both men died in the very same firefight for which Giunta earned his medal. He tells us they are the real heroes in this video, that they deserve this honor.
Maybe they do, Sergeant, but so do you. I won’t say congratulations. I will just say thank you for your service.
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[Posted and authored by Aaron Worthing.]