purple heart

purple heartColonel Frank Tate (left), commander, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade (CAB), pinned the Purple Heart on 1st Lt. Dave Biemer, transportation officer, Headquarters Support Company, 209th Aviation Support Battalion, “Lobos,” 25th CAB, on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, April 12, for wounds received in action as a Marine on April 8, 2003 in Baghdad, Iraq.

Biemer was wounded during a rocket-propelled grenade attack in Southeast Baghdad, while serving as a Marine in April 2003.

Photo by Sgt. Daniel Schroeder | 25th Combat Aviation Brigade Public Affairs

Comments

comments