An Ethical Leader for Today
Sgt Matthew T. Abbate
On 10 August 2012, Sgt Abbate* was posthumously awarded the Navy Cross. On 14 October 2010, the day he performed the actions referenced in his award citation, he was a member of 3/5's scout/sniper platoon. Capt Marston was his platoon commander. Sgt Abbate was killed in action on 2 December 2010.
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