"It's very humbling to know that the guys thought that much of me and my actions that day, to nominate me for that," Sgt. Petry told the Army News Service.
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"To be singled out is very humbling. I consider every one of our men and women in uniform serving here, abroad, to be our heroes," Sgt. Petry said. "They sacrifice every day and deserve your continued support and recognition."
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