Medal of Honor recipient from New Hampshire: This belongs to comrades in Afghanistan battle

  • by: RIK STEVENS , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 26, 2014 - 9:15 PM

CONCORD, N.H. — Ryan Pitts will wear the nation's highest award for combat valor, but the humble and soft-spoken Medal of Honor recipient who continued to fight after being wounded in one of Afghanistan's bloodiest battles insisted Thursday that the medal belongs to all of his comrades who fought and died that day.

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