|Posted by hfalk on February 3, 2020 at 8:55 AM|
This weeks Medal of Honor Monday focuses on Master Sergeant Matthew O Williams. He was born in 1981 in Boerne Texas, and enlisted in 2005. Medal of Honor Recipient Matthew Williams served in Afghanistan where he was a weapons Sergeant. While fighting, he heard that the lead element had several casualties so he led a counterattack. Sergeant Williams continued to protect his position while giving the proper care to a soldier that was shot. He exposed himself to enemy fire countless times, and fought for several hours.