Medal of Honor Recipient Robert E. Simanek Passes Away at 92
Read the Congressional Medal of Honor Society announcement here.
Citizen Honors Awardee
2017|Single Act of Heroism Award|Ashland City, TN
Molly Hudgens of Ashland City, Tennessee, was selected for her courageous act on September 29, 2016, when she prevented a 14-year old middle school student from shooting teachers and administrators at Sycamore Middle School. Hudgens spoke with the student for 45 minutes until he agreed to surrender. No shots were fired during the incident.
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