The mountain’s name -- Mount POW/MIA -- honors prisoners of war and troops missing in action from U.S. conflicts.
The most civilian victims were in Afghanistan, with 108 deaths and 75 injured, the Pentagon said.
His death remains under investigation.
The U.S. has accused Iran-backed militias of carrying out such attacks in the past.
Nearly two dozen more medals are in the works.
While the death remains under investigation, officials said, COVID-19 is not suspected as the cause.
An unspecified number of troops injured in the Al Asad missile attack have been recommended for Purple Hearts.
Community members kept the parade going for more than two hours, and many of their cars blasted music.
The attacks were in retaliation for a U.S. drone strike that killed Iranian Quds Force commander Maj. Gen. Qasem Soleimani.
Patriot missile launchers and two other short-range systems are now in place at al-Asad Air Base.
The U.S. Court of Federal Claims published a ruling in favor of a motion to dismiss the case brought by Nathan Sommers.
Those losses hastened the war's conclusion but were not solely responsible for it, two historians say.
Sara Faulkner had the "it" factor as the first woman to graduate from the Coast Guard's helicopter rescue swimmer school.
The date for the move, as well as the location in Poland, has not been announced, but it will take place in 2021.
The UH-60L took off from the St. Cloud Army Aviation Support Facility on Dec. 5 and went missing for almost two hours.