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Congressional Medal of Honor Society
Clinton Romesha Webinar Interview
Webinar Date: January 20, 2022
Join us for an interview with Medal of Honor Recipient Clinton Romesha who received his award for service in the Army in Afghanistan.
Former Staff Sergeant Clinton L. Romesha was born in Lake City, CA, in August 1981.
Romesha enlisted in the Army in September 1999. After completion of training at Fort Knox, KY, he was assigned as a tank gunner with B Company, 1-63rd Armor, Camp Vilseck, Germany, which included an operational deployment to Kosovo. Romesha deployed twice to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, and once to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. At the time of the deadly attack on Combat Outpost (COP) Keating, Kamdesh district, Afghanistan, on Oct. 3, 2009, Staff Sgt. Romesha was assigned as a section leader for Bravo Troop, 3-61st Cavalry, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division.
An ideal opportunity for Middle and High School students to hear directly from a Medal of Honor Recipient, this webinar will include pre-submitted and live audience questions in an interview moderated by Congressional Medal of Honor Society Executive Director of Education, Cathy Ehlers Metcalf.