MCTP Soldier receives Purple Heart Award

MCTP Soldier receives Purple Heart Award
Sgt. Gerardo Rivera receives the Purple Heart Award from Maj. Gen. Maria Gervais during an Aug. 25 ceremony. Rivera of the Mission Command Training Program received the award for injuries he suffered in 2007 in Iraq. Gervais is the deputy commanding general of the Combined Arms Center - Training. Click on the photo to read an Army News Service article about the award ceremony.