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Jan 15, 2015

Sgt. Jacob J. Baumann receives the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal Jan. 14 for potentially saving the life of a local Japanese gentlemen. “I saw an older gentleman that fell off his bicycle and noticed people were driving around him without helping him, so I did what everybody should do and helped him,” said Baumann, from Junction City, Kansas. Baumann is a fire support man with Headquarter Battery, 12th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force.

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