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Staff Sgt Michael Ollis Distinguished Service Cross Ceremony b-roll
27th Public Affairs Detachment
June 8, 2019 | 1:55
Staff Sgt. Michael Ollis, a 10th Mountain Soldier who gave his life shielding Polish Army lieutenant Karol Cierpica from a suicide bomber while deployed to Afghanistan in 2013, was posthumously awarded the Distinguished Service Cross by the Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, Gen. James McConville, during a ceremony on Staten Island, New York June 8.