Obama to Award Medal of Honor to Former Soldier
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President Barack Obama will award the Medal of Honor to former Army Sgt. Kyle J. White for conspicuous gallantry while serving in Afghanistan’s Nuristan province Nov. 9, 2007, White House officials announced, April 15, 2014. White was a platoon radio telephone operator assigned to C Company, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade at the time of his actions, and will be honored in a May 13 White House ceremony.