(Orange County Register via Zuma) Former Army Staff Sgt. Matthew Blain, left, and his son, Jax Blain, meet up with childhood friend San Van Every and his son, Matt. On Saturday, Blain was awarded the rare Soldier's Medal for heroism.
Humble Soldier Saves 4, Gets Rare Medal for Heroism
AUGUST 27, 2011MSNBC
Last weekend, the 82nd Airborne Division sent a colonel and his entourage from Fort Bragg, North Carolina, to find Matt Blain. And give him something rare.
Staff Sgt. Matt Blain’s dramatic rescue of comrades in Afghanistan was "almost like a movie." Read the story: today.msnbc.msn.com/id/44277570/