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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Jon R. Cavaiani, S/Sgt. in the U.S. Army, passed away on Tuesday, July 29th. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his conspicuous gallantry, extraordinary heroism 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. Army.

 
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Ola L. Mize Passes Away
March 12, 2014

Ola L. Mize, Corporal in the U.S. Army, passed away on Wednesday, March 12th. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his conspicuous gallantry and outstanding courage above and beyond the call of duty in action against the enemy, in keeping with the highest traditions of the U.S. Army.

 
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Walter D. Ehlers Passes Away
February 24, 2014

Walter D. Ehlers, Staff Seargent in the U.S. Army, passed away on Thursday, February 20th. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his intrepid leadership, indomitable courage, and fearless aggressiveness, in keeping with the highest traditions of the U.S. Army.

 
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