|U.S. Army Cpl. Joshua Busch, 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, is awarded the Silver Star Medal by the Secretary of Defense, the Honorable Robert Gates, Forward Operating Base Joyce, Konar province, Afghanistan, Dec. 7, 2010.|
The Silver Star was awarded for valorous actions against armed and heavily fortified enemy during Operation Strong Eagle.
Photo by Spc. Andy Barrera
Combined Joint Task Force 101
Corporal Joshua Busch, United States Army, was awarded the Silver Star for gallantry in connection with military operations against an opposing armed force while serving with the 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM in Afghanistan.
Corporal Busch distinguished himself by valorous actions against armed and heavily fortified enemy during Operation Strong Eagle in June and July 2010.