The Medal of Honor

The Medal of Honor is the highest award for valor in action against an enemy force which can be bestowed upon an individual serving in the Armed Services of the United States. Generally presented to its recipient by the President of the United States of America in the name of Congress.

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Joe M. Jackson Passes Away
January 12, 2019
Joe M. Jackson Passes Away

Joe M. Jackson, Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Air Force, passed away on Saturday, January 12th. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty, in keeping with the highest traditions of the military service and the U.S. Marine Corps.

 
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CMOHS seeks an Executive Vice President

The mission of the Congressional Medal of Honor Society (CMOHS) is to perpetuate the legacy of the Medal of Honor through education and outreach, and to support the recipients of the Medal of Honor. For this mission the CMOHS is looking to expand its operations is looking to hire an Executive Vice President of the CMOHS to provide the vision, continuity of leadership, and motivation needed to support the mission of the Society. Read more and find the listing at indeed.com.

 
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Wesley L. Fox Passes Away
November 27, 2017
Wesley L. Fox Passes Away

Wesley L. Fox, 1st Lieutenant in the U.S. Marine Corps, passed away on Friday, November 24th. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty, in keeping with the highest traditions of the military service and the U.S. Marine Corps.


 
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