Navy Lt. Cmdr. Steven Smith speaks after receiving the Order of Friendship Medal from Russian Ambassador Yuri Ushakov at the Russian Embassy in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2006. Commander Smith and Air Force Maj. Patrick Poon received the medals for their actions associated with the rescue of a Russian submarine crew Aug. 7.
Department of Defense photo/Staff Sgt. D. Myles Cullen
November 5, 2012
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