Pfc. Glendon Oakley received the Army Commendation Medal earlier this year.
Pfc. Glendon Oakley Jr. received an Army Commendation Medal for guiding children away from the gunfire.
"I am in the military and I've got my license to carry, so all I think about is get my gun out and think fast."
The automated logistical specialist with 86th Expeditionary Signal Battalion died May 18.
Officials say an Army sergeant has been charged with murder in the death of his wife on a West Texas military base.
Cpl. Cole Trevor Wixom, 24, and Pfc. Jamie R. Riley, 21, died when two Stryker vehicles reportedly crashed into each other.
El Paso TV station KTSM reports the soldiers were part of the 1st Armored Division at Fort Bliss, Texas.
The U.S. Army said a Fort Bliss soldier's account of saving a man's life with a ballpoint pen and a hoodie was inaccurate.
Army Spc. Torian A. Davis, 22, was arrested Wednesday on charges of murder, The El Paso Times reported.
The days of sitting in a military treatment facility pharmacy waiting area for hours at a time may be over soon.