Marine Cpl. Christopher Farias Navy Cross Recipient Talks About His Heroics
On May 15, 2012, Marine Cpl. Christopher Farias talks in detail about the events on October 5,2 010, at the Kajaki Dam, Helmand Province, Afghanistan for which he was awarded the Navy Cross on May 18, 2012. Cpl. Farias is from La Porte, TX.
Note: The Navy Cross is the second highest military award after the Medal of Honor.
U.S. Marine Corps video produced by Staff Sgt. Philip Grondin, Camp Pendleton, CA