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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Hector A. Cafferata Jr. Passes Away

Hector A. Cafferata, Private in the U.S. Marine Corps, passed away on Tuesday, April 12nd. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his extraordinary heroism, above and beyond the call of duty, in keeping with the highest traditions of the military service and the U.S. Naval Service.

 
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Santiago J. Erevia Passes Away

Santiago J. Erevia, Sergeant in the U.S. Army, passed away on Tuesday, March 22nd. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his extraordinary heroism and intrepidity , 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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Tibor Rubin Passes Away
December 07, 2015

Tibor Rubin, Corporal in the U.S. Army, passed away on Saturday, December 5th. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his gallant actions in close contact with the enemy and unyielding courage and bravery while a prisoner of war, in keeping with the highest traditions of the military service and the U.S. Army.

 
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