Uncommon valor is the norm

By Walt Braun

The medal count in the ceremony at Fort Riley this week honoring soldiers of the 4th Squadron, 4th Cavalry for their work in Afghanistan was impressive: 27 Bronze Stars, eight Army Commendation Medals for Valor and 64 — 64! — Purple Hearts.

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