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Lt. Col. Pete Faerber (left) and Maj. Jesse Delgado (center) present 
Staff Sgt. Tim Mika with the Air Medal Oct. 30 at the Landstuhl Army Heliport.

Flight medic receives medal for ‘long, very difficult mission’

Story and photo by Mark Heeter
U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz

The Soldiers of Company C, 1st Battalion, 214th Aviation, “Dustoff,” added another chapter to their long and deep connection with the Marine Corps Oct. 30, when Staff Sgt. Tim Mika was awarded the Air Medal for his actions in saving two Marines in Afghanistan on May 25, 2011.

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