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Camp Lejeune Marine awarded highest noncombat medal for rescuing 10-year-old boy from ocean rip current | Marine Corps Times

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After rescuing a 10-year-old boy from an ocean rip current, Sgt. Danny McDonald has received the Navy and Marine Corps Medal, the service’s highest non-combat medal for heroic actions. McDonald rescued the 10-year-old boy after seeing the child struggling while in the water. McDonald is a scout sniper currently assigned to 2nd Battalion, 6th Marines. The award was given to the camp where McDonald is stationed in honor of his heroic act.

Source: https://www.marinecorpstimes.com/news/your-marine-corps/2021/03/17/camp-lejuene-marine-awarded-highest-non-combat-medal-for-rescuing-10-year-old-boy-from-ocean-rip-current/?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=EBB%2003.18.21&utm_term=Editorial%20-%20Early%20Bird%20Brief

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