The Congressional Medal of Honor Society and Medal of Honor Foundation regret to announce the passing of Medal of Honor Recipient Hiroshi “Hershey” Miyamura.
Congressional Medal of Honor Society
Citizen Honors – Virgil Smith, 2018 Youth Valor Honoree
Posted In: Video Library | March 20, 2020
Virgil Smith was selected for the Young Hero Award for his heroism in assisting several neighbors stranded during Hurricane Harvey in Houston, TX. Before emergency professionals arrived, Smith used an air mattress to rescue 17 neighbors trapped in their homes due to high water.