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Holleder Medal Presentation | by Congressman Jack Kingston
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Holleder Medal Presentation

Congressman Jack Kingston (R-GA) speaks at the medal presentation for Major Donald W. Holleder who was posthumously awarded the Distinguished Service Cross. The medal, which is the second-highest combat award, was bestowed on Holleder for his acts of bravery in the Battle of Ong Thanh in the Vietnam War in which he lead a rescue effort of 142 American soldiers being ambushed by 1,400 enemy combatants.

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Taken on April 27, 2012