An AC-130 gunship and UH-60 helicopter light up the night as troops on the ground work a laser illuminator.
Vietnam Veteran, Navy Cross Recipient
Ret. 1st Sgt. John Lord was awarded the Navy Cross fifty years after leading his platoon through an ambush in Vietnam.
The medal was an upgrade from the Bronze Star he was awarded in 1975.
(U.S. Marine Corps video by Sgt. Annika Moody)