Medal of Honor Recipient Salvatore Giunta
Staff Sergeant Salvatore Giunta, the first living soldier awarded the Medal of Honor since Vietnam, spoke with reporters. He was joined by his wife Jenny. He received the medal for his actions during a Taliban ambush in October of 2007.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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