U.S. President Barack Obama watches as first lady Michelle Obama hugs a family member of Sgt. Joshua Brennan in Washington

 
U.S. President Barack Obama watches as first lady Michelle Obama hugs a family member of Sgt. Joshua Brennan in Washington
REFILE - CORRECTING SPELLING OF MICHELLE U.S. President Barack Obama watches as first lady Michelle Obama hugs a family member of Sgt. Joshua Brennan who died despite the efforts of his friend and Medal of Honor recipient Army Staff Sergeant Salvatore Giunta at the White House in Washington November 16, 2010. Giunta received the medal during a ceremony today for his courageous actions during combat operations against an armed enemy in the Korengal Valley, Afghanistan in October 2007. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY OBITUARY SOCIETY)