Leroy Petry Medal of Honor Ceremony

Sergeant First Class Leroy Arthur Petry was awarded the Medal of Honor for his courageous actions during combat operations against an armed… read more

Sergeant First Class Leroy Arthur Petry was awarded the Medal of Honor for his courageous actions during combat operations against an armed enemy in Paktya, Afghanistan, in May 2008. He was the second living, active duty service member to be awarded the Medal of Honor for actions in Iraq or Afghanistan. Following the ceremony he spoke briefly to reporters outside the White House. close

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300435-2
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
East Room, White House, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 12, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 5, 2011

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  • Jul 12, 2011 | 9:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 13, 2011 | 2:22am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 13, 2011 | 6:29am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2011 | 8:33am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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