Medal of Honor

Medal of Honor Monday: Marine Corps 1st Sgt. Jimmie Howard

Not a lot of people have the skill and demeanor to keep their counterparts focused during an overwhelming battle. However,…

2 days ago

Medal of Honor Monday: Navy Capt. Richard M. McCool Jr.

When Japanese suicide aircraft attacked U.S. Navy ships late in World War II, Navy Capt. Richard Miles McCool Jr.…

1 week ago

Medal of Honor Monday: Marine Corps Capt. James A. Graham

Marine Corps Capt. James Albert Graham could have fled to safety with the rest of his company during a firefight…

2 weeks ago

Medal of Honor Monday: Army Col. Van T. Barfoot

Army Col. Van Thomas Barfoot is one of 33 men of Native American heritage to earn the Medal of Honor.…

4 weeks ago

Medal of Honor Monday: Army 1st Lt. Jimmie W. Monteith Jr.

Of all the men who fought and died on D-Day, Army 1st Lt. Jimmie W. Monteith Jr.'s actions might…

1 month ago

Medal of Honor Monday: Army Command Sgt. Maj. Robert M. Patterson

For a lot of military heroes, actions taken in battle are carried out without thinking, and they're sometimes hazy afterward…

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Medal of Honor Monday: Army Tech. 5th Grade John J. Pinder Jr.

June 6, 1944, was a monumental day for Army Technician 5th Grade John Joseph Pinder Jr. Aside from it being…

2 months ago

Medal of Honor Monday: Army Sgt. Joe Hayashi

Army Sgt. Joe Hayashi was days away from seeing the Germans surrender in Italy when he was killed. His actions…

2 months ago

Medal of Honor Monday: Navy Cmdr. George L. Street III

Navy Cmdr. George Levick Street III was a daring leader during crucial moments toward the end of World War II…

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Medal of Honor Monday: Marine Corps Col. James E. Swett

Not many fighter pilots can say they became an ace on their first combat mission. Marine Corps Col. James Elms…

2 months ago

Medal of Honor Monday: Army 1st Lt. Stephen H. Doane

Army 1st Lt. Stephen Holden Doane could have remained in college during the Vietnam War, but he decided to…

3 months ago

Medal of Honor Monday: Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Richard Etchberger

Many military men and women do heroic things that they can't get credit for because they're involved in classified missions.…

3 months ago

Medal of Honor Monday: Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class George E. Wahlen

When Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class George Edward Wahlen was assigned as a hospital corpsman during World War II, he…

4 months ago

Medal of Honor Monday: Army Master Sgt. Fred W. Zabitosky

Special Forces soldiers serving during the Vietnam War often operated behind enemy lines during treacherous situations. Army Master Sgt. Fred…

4 months ago

Medal of Honor Monday: Army Sgt. Charles R. Long

When Army Sgt. Charles Richard Long offered to stay behind and cover his fellow soldiers' backs as they escaped a…

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