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We make fun of Brian Stann for being marketed as a Real American Hero so much, but goddamnit he fits the bill. The military didn’t give him a medal for most granite-ish jaw (even though they should), but he did get a Silver Star for pulling his battalion through a crazy ambush that almost killed a bunch of them. We’ve talked about it on the site before, but now UFC Ultimate Insider (or is it Ultimate UFC Insider? ULTIMATE!) has a bunch of footage and audio from the mission. This one goes out to jackal iamphoenix who’s deploying to Afghanistan. No coming home without your own collection of Silver Stars. Preferably for something safe like paperwork filing or excellence in latrine duty.