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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Ronald J. Shurer II Passes Away

Ronald J. Shurer II, Staff Sergeant in the U.S. Army, passed away on Thursday, May 14, 2020. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his extraordinary heroism in close combat, in keeping with the highest traditions of the military service and the U.S. Army.

 
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Bennie G. Adkins Passes Away

Bennie Adkins, Sergeant First Class in the U.S. Army, passed away on Friday, April 17. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his extraordinary heroism in close combat, in keeping with the highest traditions of the military service and the U.S. Army.

 
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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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