Pfc. Kyle Hockenberry, of 4th Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, who was injured in an improvised explosive device attack near Haji Ramuddin, is treated by flight medic Cpl. Amanda Mosher while being transported by medevac helicopter to the Role 3 hospital at Kandahar Air Field in Afghanistan on June 15. Throughout Hockenberry's multiple surgeries and skin grafts, doctors have worked around his tattoo and left it intact.<br>Laura Rauch/Stars and Stripes

Stars and Stripes reporter Laura Rauch wins SPJ award for photo

Laura Rauch, a Mideast reporter for Stars and Stripes, has won a 2011 Sigma Delta Chi Award for excellence in journalism for her photograph of a wounded soldier being transported in a medevac helicopter to the Role 3 hospital at Kandahar Air Field in Afghanistan.