Decorated A-10 Pilot Recounts Combat Story

Airman recounts story of Distinguished Flying Cross Medal -- 1/30/2015 - MOODY AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. -- For one Moody Airman, what seemed to be a standard patrol mission from Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan Oct. 28, 2008, concluded with him receiving a Distinguished Flying Cross with Valor here Jan. 29. Ultimately, the actions of U.S. Air Force Maj. Jeremiah "Bull" Parvin and his wingman, Capt. Aaron Cavazos, saved the lives of six Marines that day. In recognition of his selfless and heroic actions, Maj. Gen. H.D. Polumbo Jr., Ninth Air Force commander, presented Parvin with the Distinguished Flying Cross with Valor. Read more at

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