Obama Medal of Honor

Obama Medal of Honor

President Barack Obama awards the Medal of Honor to former Army Capt. William D. Swenson of Seattle, Wash., during a ceremony in the East Room at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013. Swenson was being awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions in a lengthy battle against the Taliban insurgents in the Ganjgal valley near the Pakistan border on Sept. 8, 2009, which claimed the lives of five Americans, 10 Afghan army troops and an interpreter. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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October 15, 2013 10:30:48 AM
October 15, 2013 06:38:51 PM
Pablo Martinez Monsivais
AP
ASSOCIATED PRESS
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Barack Obama, William D. Swenson
Government and politics
Washington, DIST. OF COLUMBIA, United States
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