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Served in 588th Engineers

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  1. Vietnamtim

    Vietnamtim (23 May 2015)

    SSG James W Liebespeck, served with the 588thd Engineer Battalion. According to his Distinguished Service Cross citation, He was on a mine clearing detail when they came across a metal plate in the road. He lifted the plate and a hand grenade popped out. Fearing for the safety of his detail, he jumped on the grenade.

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