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Ronald D. Young , Jr.

Home of record: Lithia Springs Georgia
Status: POW


Prisoner of War Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Global War on Terror

Chief Warrant Officer Ronald D. Young, Jr., United States Army, was captured after his Apache Helicopter crashed during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM on 24 March 2003, and was held as a Prisoner of War until his recovery on 23 March 2003.

Action Date: March 24 - April 13, 2003

Service: Army

Rank: Chief Warrant Officer

Division: Prisoner of War (Iraq)