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Medal Of Honor

President Obama awards the Medal of Honor to Ryan Pitts of Nashua, N.H., in a White House ceremony. (WBZ-TV)

Soundbytes Of The Week: 7/25

Top audio clips from each week, as selected by WBZ News Editor Dave Mager.

07/25/2014

President Obama awards the Medal of Honor to Ryan Pitts of Nashua, N.H., in a White House ceremony. (WBZ-TV)

N.H. Army Vet Awarded Medal Of Honor For Battlefield Actions In Afghanistan

Ryan Pitts, a former Army staff sergeant, fought off enemy fighters during one of the bloodiest battles of the Afghanistan war.

07/21/2014

Former active duty Sgt. Ryan Pitts talks to Joe Mathieu. (Photo courtesy: WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

NH Veteran Ryan Pitts To Receive Medal Of Honor At White House

Former active duty Sgt. Ryan Pitts of Nashua will be ninth living recipient of the Medal of Honor Monday at the White House.

07/21/2014

Army veteran Ryan Pitts of Nashua, N.H., will be awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions during combat in Afghanistan. (WBZ-TV)

N.H. Medal Of Honor Recipient: ‘I Never Felt Alone’

Six years ago, former Army staff sergeant Ryan Pitts, a Nashua resident, was at war.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/14/2014

Army veteran Ryan Pitts of Nashua, N.H., will be awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions during combat in Afghanistan. (WBZ-TV)

NH Medal Of Honor Recipient: It Is Not Mine Alone

Ryan Pitts, who continued to fight after being wounded in one of Afghanistan’s bloodiest battles, the medal belongs to all of his fellow soldiers who fought and died that day.

06/26/2014

Ryan M. Pitts of Nashua, N.H., will be awarded the Medal of Honor during a White House ceremony July 21. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Nashua Army Veteran To Be Awarded Medal Of Honor

President Obama will bestow the nation’s highest military decoration on Ryan M. Pitts during a White House ceremony 21.

06/23/2014

Bourne National Cemetery (Photo Credit: Meghan Fresta)

Volunteers Plant 57,000 Flags To Honor Vets At Mass. National Cemetery

A Boston Marathon bombing survivor and his rescuer have joined hundreds of people who planted about 57,000 flags at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne

05/24/2014

Army Sergeant Jared Monti was honored  on Sunday with a memorial at the American Legion post in Raynham.

Fallen Soldier Honored In Raynham

Hundreds gathered on Sunday to say thank you to military men and women at the American Legion post in Raynham.

11/11/2012

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Medal Of Honor Donated To National Archives In Waltham

The Medal of Honor that was awarded to PFC Frederick Murphy was donated to the National Archives in Waltham.

07/13/2011

Jared C. Monti Bridge

Bridge Over Taunton River Dedicated To Fallen Soldier Monti

A bridge over the Taunton River was dedicated on Sunday in memory of a fallen hero.

06/12/2011

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