America's North Shore Journal

Supporting the Ninth Amendment

Marines

Staff Sgt. Timothy Williams – Silver Star and Purple Heart

Staff Sgt. Timothy Williams, a section leader with 1st Reconassiance Battalion, recieves the Silver Star Medal and Purple Heart from Lt. Gen. John Toolan, commanding general of I Marine Expeditionary Force

Patrolling between a tree line and a row of buildings, Staff Sgt. Timothy Williams and his squad heard the sharp cracks of rifles and immediately realized they were being ambushed. Outnumbered and under heavy enemy fire, Williams, a section leader with 1st Reconnaissance Battalion, found himself relying on his instincts and training to protect himself and his Marines.

America's North Shore Journal © 2014 Frontier Theme