Stef W. Kight Feb 20
Army awards Heroism Medal to three students killed in Parkland shooting
The U.S. Army awarded Medals of Heroism to 15-year-old Peter Wang and two 14-year-olds, Alaina Petty and Martin Duque who were killed in the Parkland, Florida shooting, Buzzfeed reports.
- They were all members of the Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps and the Army is presenting their parents with the medals at each of their memorial services.
- Wang was killed in his ROTC uniform and held a door open so that others could escape from the shooter, according to his cousin.