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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Francis S. Currey Passes Away

Francis S. Currey, Private First Class in the U.S. Army, passed away on Tuesday, October 8. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his extensive knowledge of weapons and by his heroic and repeated braving of murderous enemy fire, in keeping with the highest traditions of the military service and the U.S. Army.

 
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Robert D. Maxwell Passes Away

Robert D. Maxwell, Technician Fifth Grade in the U.S. Army, passed away on Saturday, May 11. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for an act of instantaneous heroism, in keeping with the highest traditions of the military service and the U.S. Army.


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Charles S. Kettles Passes Away

Charles S. Kettles, Major in the U.S. Army, passed away on Monday, January 21st. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for selfless acts of repeated valor and determination, in keeping with the highest traditions of the military service and the U.S. Army.

 
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