Man posthumously awarded Medal of Honor in fight against Al-Qaeda

Air Force Tech Sgt. John Chapman was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for single-handedly charging two Al-Qaeda bunkers in Afghanistan.
1:20 | 08/23/18

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Body tonight here America strong the medal of honor and the hero whose widow but they are receive it. Air force technical sergeant John Chapman was a native of Windsor locks Connecticut. He served his country for decades. Soon after 9/11 he volunteered to deploy to Afghanistan. March 2002 it just 36. He wouldn't topple the frozen mountain. You could see John right there in the green circle charging toward enemy bunkers. He would be shot several times before collapsing into date of the White House president trump describing what technical sergeant Chapman did even in dose final moments. Even though he was morally wounded John regained consciousness and continued to fight on and he really fall continuing to fire at the enemy. While members of his own team could be rescued his wife Valerie appear to receive the medal bond. Clooney kiss to disguise. Induces what she said in Washington. About her husband. He was such an aid genuine. Good hearted person. He lives his life what you the first self. Just an amazing man. We all salute technical sergeant Chapman and we thank you for watching here and when tonight I'm David Muir the.

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