White Sands soldier injured by IED re...

White Sands soldier injured by IED receives Purple Heart

There are 2 comments on the Silver City Sun-News story from May 19, 2008, titled White Sands soldier injured by IED receives Purple Heart. In it, Silver City Sun-News reports that:

“It was a long time coming. It's not something you try to get, but it makes you feel better”

Spc. Will Grumet, a private first class when this photo was taken, leans against the back of a Bradley fighting vehicle following a mission in Mosol, Iraq, during his 2007 deployment. via Silver City Sun-News

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John Grumet

Los Lunas, NM

#1 May 26, 2008
Gratz bro! Bout time they gave you that.

Bath, UK

#2 May 26, 2008
Big deal!
A murdering grunt gets slightly injured and receives a shiny medal. Well who, apart from his close family, gives a toss?
Maybe next time he'll get his head blown off by the Iraqi patriots and enable the cretins to say: he was a hero who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedoms.
Sounds so much better than just another evil jerk who had it coming.

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