Army Spc. Monica Lin Brown is 2nd Woman Since WW II to Be Awarded Silver Star
Sunday, March 09, 2008 CAMP SALERNO, Afghanistan - 19-year-old Army medic Monica Lin Brown of Texas is to be the second woman since World War II to receive the Silver Star, which is the nation's third-highest medal for valor. Learn more for saving the lives of her fellow soldiers after a roadside bomb attack in April 2007. Learn more.