Maine Soldier Carries Wounded Comrade to Medevac Helicopter in Afghanistan
1LT Chris Farrington, a native of Pownal, Maine, was recently photographed and displayed on the front page of USA Today and The Washington Post. He was photographed while carrying a critically wounded member of his platoon to a medevac helicopter in Afghanistan. 1LT Farrington is a platoon leader with the 82nd Airborne Division of Fort Bragg, NC and will return from his one-year deployment to Afghanistan in the fall. The LT is front left in the photograph. The link to the story is below.