President Donald Trump presented a Purple Heart on Thursday to an 82nd Airborne Division paratrooper who was injured in Afghanistan last month.
Trump presented the medal to 1st Lt. Victor E. Prato, assigned to the division’s 127th Airborne Engineer Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, in his hospital room at Walter Reed National Military Center. Prato was injured after his vehicle was struck by an improvised explosive device and rolled over, according to a spokesman from 1st Brigade Combat Team in Afghanistan.
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