Staff Sgt. Peter Rohrs, Charlie Company, 3rd Battalion, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division, is awarded the Silver Star by President George W. Bush along with the commander of the 82nd Abn. Div. MAJ Gen. David Rodriguez during the Division Review on May 22 at Fort Bragg, N.C. Rohrs, a native of San Antonio, served as a medic and is credited for the rescue of 12 critically wounded coalition soldiers.

Staff Sergeant Peter David Rohrs of Fayetteville, North Carolina for gallantry in action on 9 November 2007 while serving as a Flight Medic, Company C, 3-82nd General Support Aviation Battalion, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, in support of operation Enduring Freedom.  His selfless actions were directly responsible for the rescue of twelve critically wounded coalition Soldiers.  His courage, tactical abilities, and regard for the safety of his patients, crew, and aircraft were remarkable.

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