Staff Sgt. Abraham Rodriguez Awarded Combat Action Badge

Published on October 06, 2011, 9:05 am
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Staff Sgt. Abraham Rodriguez, a squad leader with A Company, 407th Brigade Support Battalion, 2nd Brigade of the 82nd Airborne Division, is awarded the Combat Action Badge.

The distinction was awarded by brigade commander, Col. Tim McAteer, at Al-Asad Air Base, Iraq, at a ceremony on September 30, 2011.

Rodriguez earned the Combat Action Badge for his actions during a roadside bomb attack on his armored vehicle while on a unit resupply mission.

Rodriguez is a native of Bronx.


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