Special Tactics Airman Who Fought Off Taliban Despite Concussion Will Get Silver Star

Military.com: The Taliban fighter came over the village compound wall to get a clear shot at him.

Bullets hit the wall near his head and kicked up between his legs. The enemy was firing from only about five meters away but somehow had missed Senior Airman John Grimesey, a special tactics airman.

He leaned back and returned fire, killing the Taliban fighter. Then came the rocket-propelled grenade that hit the other side of the wall directly behind him. He was knocked down by the force of the blast that also destroyed one of his radios and wounded the Army Special Forces soldier with him. more

5 Comments on Special Tactics Airman Who Fought Off Taliban Despite Concussion Will Get Silver Star

  1. Earned his Silver Star on the seditious gay Kenyan commie’s watch. Deserved to be rewarded and recognized 7 years ago. However, at the time our so called Commander in Chief was too busy pandering to parasites.

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