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FRIDAY, APRIL 18, 2014  12:46:22 AM


Vietnam Soldier awarded MoH
ROGERS - The Medal of Honor Memorial Ceremony for Staff Sgt. Felix Conde-Falcon was held in the Rogers Cemetery Saturday morning, honoring the fallen Soldier 45 years after his death. Conde-Falcon earned the Medal of Honor through exceptionally valorous actions as a platoon leader during a sweep operation near Ap Tan Hoa, Vietnam, April 4, 1969, while serving in Company D, 1st Battalion, 505th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division. Conde-Falcon’s platoon was under-strength, with about 16 or 17 Soldiers and a missing lieutenant platoon leader due to injuries. Lt. Gen. Mark Milley, III Corps and Fort Hood commanding general, attended the ceremony and helped tell Conde-Falcon’s story to the audience in the cemetery after visiting with several veterans who served in Vietnam...
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