Eyes Out for IEDs

Sparks, Donald
July 2005
Soldiers;Jul2005, Vol. 60 Issue 7, p48
The article reports on how Martin Gaymon, a cavalry scout with the United States Army's Third Armored Cavalry Regiment in Iraq, saved lives by spotting an improvised explosive device while sitting in the gunner's seat of his Humvee. Upon recognizing the device, Gaymon shouted about it to his companions. The area was blocked off and the device was safely detonated. Gaymon received an Army Commendation Medal for his action.


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