March 4, 2002


2002: Operation ENDURING FREEDOM/SILVER STAR. A Kentucky ANG pararescue specialist, TSgt Keary Miller, cares for wounded troops and participates in a 15-hour firefight with nearby enemy forces after his Army special operations helicopter crashes on Taku Ghar mountain in eastern Afghanistan. For his heroism, Miller receives the Silver Star. #afhistory #airforce #spaceforce #airmen #guardians