The moment Otto Catalan had waited almost
two decades for had finally arrived. Sitting in a small office, surrounded
by his doctors and other medical staff, the blind U.S. Navy Veteran could
only hope for one thing: to see the face of his teenage son for the
Jason served during the Iraq War with the
3rd Battalion, 7th Marines. He was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor
for deliberately falling on a grenade, using
his own body as a shield to save him fellow Marines.
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