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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Arthur J. Jackson Passes Away

Arthur J. Jackson, Private First Class in the U.S. Marine Corps, passed away on Wednesday, June 14th. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for gallant initiative and heroic conduct in the face of extreme peril 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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Thomas J. Kinsman Passes Away

Thomas J. Kinsman, Private First Class in the U.S. Army, passed away on Monday, May 15th. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action 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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Wilburn K. Ross Passes Away

Willburn K. Ross, Private in the U.S. Army, passed away on Tuesday, May 9th. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action 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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