TITLE

Tribute to a Hero: Sgt. Hester's Heroic Actions Featured in Museum Exhibit

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Army Magazine;Mar2007, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p114
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the tribute given to Sergeant Leigh Ann Hester by the U.S. Army Women's Museum in Fort Lee, Virginia. Hester, along with other squad members and leader staff sergeant Timothy F. Nein put an end to an ambush that occurred outside Salman Park in Iraq on March 20, 2005. Both Hester and Nein received the Silver Star for their action during that day. Meanwhile , the U.S. Army Women's Museum hosted an exhibit which features Hester's action while on field.
ACCESSION #
24322140

 

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