The Congressional Medal of Honor Society and Medal of Honor Foundation regret to announce the passing of Medal of Honor Recipient Hiroshi “Hershey” Miyamura.

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Jul 12 2022

Wheaton, Illinois, Secondary Training

July 12, 2022

Middle and high school teachers from all subject areas, along with counselors, coaches, and administrators are invited to attend this Medal of Honor Character Development Program training day. The session…

Jul 22 2022

American Battlefield Trust National Teacher Institute

July 22, 2022

Join us at American Battlefield Trust's National Teacher Institute. There will be multiple opportunities during the conference to learn about the Medal of Honor Character Development Program, the Medal of…

Jul 24 2022

Teacher Seminar with Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge – Medal of Honor Legacy: World War II

July 24, 2022

Join us this summer at Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge for a week-long course focusing on the Legacy of the Medal of Honor. For more information about scholarships, graduate credit and registration,…

Jul 26 2022

Columbus, Georgia, Secondary Training

July 26, 2022

Middle and high school teachers from all subject areas, along with counselors, coaches, and administrators are invited to attend this Medal of Honor Character Development Program training day. The session…

Sep 21 2022

Mendota Heights, Minnesota, Secondary Training

September 21, 2022  |  Mendota Heights, Minnesota, Mendota Heights, MN

Middle and high school teachers from all subject areas, along with counselors, coaches, and administrators are invited to attend this training day. The session will provide everything you need to…

Sep 24 2022

New Orleans, Louisiana, Secondary Training

September 24, 2022  |  The National WWII Museum, New Orleans, LA

Middle and high school teachers from all subject areas, along with counselors, coaches, and administrators are invited to attend this Medal of Honor Character Development Program training day. The session…

Sep 28 2022

Webinar – The Experience of Medal of Honor Recipients: Everyday Life in War 

September 28, 2022  |  Virtual event

Join us for the next webinar in our CMOHS Archives series. In this broadcast, our Archivist Laura Jowdy will discuss ordinary objects which illuminate what military life was like for…

Oct 26 2022

Webinar – Gearing Up for War: Clothes and Tools of Medal of Honor Recipients

October 26, 2022  |  Virtual event

Join us for the next webinar in our CMOHS Archives series. In this broadcast, Archivist Laura Jowdy will talk about two crucial elements of the combat experience: clothing and equipment.…

Nov 03 2022

AMLE Annual Conference for Middle Level Education

November 3, 2022

The Medal of Honor Character Development Program will be exhibiting and presenting at the Association for Middle Level Education's Annual Conference. If you are attending the conference, stop by booth…

Nov 15 2022

Webinar – Building a Community That Cares: Veterans Supporting Our Service Members and Each Other

November 15, 2022  |  Virtual event

A Conversation with Medal of Honor Recipients Leroy Petry and James McCloughan with Ken Fisher of Fisher House Foundation, Hosted by Fox News Channel’s Jennifer Griffin Fisher House Foundation, helping…

Nov 30 2022

Webinar – Life After War

November 30, 2022

Join us for the final webinar of the year in our CMOHS Archives series. For the Medal of Honor Recipients who made it home, their journey had only begun. In…

Dec 02 2022

National Council for the Social Studies Conference

December 2, 2022

The Medal of Honor Character Development Program will be exhibiting and presenting at the National Council for the Social Studies Annual Conference. If you are attending the conference, stop by…