Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Thor Young.
Thor joined the Army in 2002.
He served with 4th Infantry Division as a Combat Medic during Operation Iraqi Freedom. He provided care for wounded soldiers while under fire. His bravery and medical care was awarded with the Combat Medical Badge and an Army Commendation Medal.
Thor was honorably discharged in 2004 for medical reasons.
He currently lives in Fairfax, Virginia with his family and continues his civil service at the Department of Health as a Program Manager.
Thank you for your service, Thor!
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