HONORING GREEN BERET SGT MATTHEW MCCLINTOCK WHO SACRIFICED HIS LIFE ON JAN 5 2016 IN AFGHANISTAN Sgt 1st Class Matthew McClintock was posthumously awarded the Silver Star the nation's third-highest award for valor for his actions during an hours-long firefight in southern Afghanistan - McClintock a Special Forces engineer sergeant was killed Jan And laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery He died saving his friend's life and went out under fire knowing that he could get hurt McClintock's wife Alexandra told Army Times - McClintock 30 was assigned to 1st Battalion 19th Special Forces Group He was killed and two others were wounded Jan 5 in hours-long fighting near the city of Marjah in Afghanistan's Helmand province - You will not be forgotten Meme

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