Category Archives: bravery

‘Raw bravery’: Barrett awards special tactics airman the Air Force Cross for valor in firefight


Uncommon Valor Staff Sgt Alaxey Germanovich, a combat controller, was attached to the 7th Special Forces Group and coalition partner forces in Nangahar province, Afghanistan, April 8th, 2017, when they were overun by the enemy. The team fought for their lives in a grueling 8 hour battle. The events of that day led to Germanovich […]