ARLINGTON, Va. (AFPN) - Gen. John D. W. Corley, the Air Force vice chief of staff, (center right) presents the Mackay Trophy to the Airmen who rescued five Soldiers after their helicopter crashed in Iraq. They are (left to right) Staff Sgt. Vincent J. Eckert, Staff Sgt. John Griffin, Master Sgt. Paul Silver, Staff Sgt. Patrick Ledbetter, Maj. Joseph Galletti, Capt. Robert Wrinkle, Capt. Greg Rockwood, Tech. Sgt. Michael Preston, Capt. Bryan Creel, Staff Sgt. Michael Rubio and Tech. Sgt. Thomas Ringheimer. Not present at the ceremony were Tech. Sgt. Matt Leigh and Senior Airman Edward Ha.
U.S. Air Force photo by Donna Parry
November 3, 2012
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