Bookmark and Share

Shane F. Finn

Home of record: Clinton New York


Silver Star

See more recipients of this award

Awarded for actions during the Global War on Terror

(Citation and/or Narrative Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Captain Shane F. Finn, United States Army, was awarded the Silver Star for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action while serving as a Company Commander of Company C, 4th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 2d Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, during combat operations in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM, in Iraq. Captain Finn distinguished himself by his gallant leadership in helping Coalition Forces to establish a permanent presence in the Euphrates River Valley. Captain Finn's gallant actions and dedicated devotion to duty, without regard for his own life, were in keeping with the highest traditions of military service and reflect great credit upon himself, the 10th Mountain Division, and the United States Army.

Action Date: Operation Iraqi Freedom

Service: Army

Rank: Captain

Company: Company C

Battalion: 4th Battalion

Regiment: 31st Infantry Regiment, 2d Brigade Combat Team

Division: 10th Mountain Division