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Video Library

Citizen Honors – James Kanoff & Aidan Reilly “FarmLink Project”, 2021 Service Act Award

James Kanoff and Aidan Reilly were chosen for their selfless service as they responded to a nationwide crisis during (and because of) a global pandemic to create a grassroots initiative […]

September 19, 1968 Medal of Honor Presentation

President Lyndon B. Johnson presented the Medal of Honor to Delbert Jennings, Leonard Keller, David McNerney, Kenneth Stumpf, and Raymond Wright, for valor during the Vietnam War.

Michael P. Murphy Medal of Honor Presentation

In a October 22, 2007, in a White House ceremony, Michael P. Murphy’ s parents accepted his Medal of Honor from President George W. Bush. Lt. Murphy was presented the […]

Henry Johnson Medal of Honor Presentation Ceremony

In a June 2, 2015, White House ceremony, William Henry Johnson was presented with the Medal of Honor for his 1918 actions during World War I. The Medal was presented […]

Brothers In Valor: Hershel “Woody” Williams. Courtesy American Battlefield Trust.

Woody Williams, Medal of Honor Recipient for World War II, visits Gettysburg National Military Park, Pennsylvania, to reflect on war, his Medal of Honor actions, and the actions for which […]

Brothers In Valor: Melvin Morris. Courtesy of American Battlefield Trust.

Melvin Morris, Medal of Honor Recipient for the Vietnam War, visits the area of Fort Wagner, South Carolina, to reflect on war, his Medal of Honor actions, and the actions […]

Brothers in Valor: Britt Slabinski. Courtesy of American Battlefield Trust

Britt Slabinski, Medal of Honor Recipient for the War on Terrorism (Afghanistan), visits Fredericksburg Battlefield, Virginia, to reflect on war, his Medal of Honor actions, and the actions for which […]

Medal of Honor Presentation to Paul Ray Smith

Ty M. Carter Medal of Honor Presentation Ceremony

President Barack Obama awards the Medal of Honor to Ty M. Carter in a White House ceremony on August 26, 2013. To read his Medal of Honor citation, see: https://www.cmohs.org/recipients/ty-m-carter

Memorial Day Lessons Webinar

Florent Groberg Medal of Honor Presentation Ceremony

In a November 12, 2015, White House ceremony, Florent A. Groberg was presented with the Medal of Honor for his 2012 actions during the War in Afghanistan. The Medal was […]

Medal of Honor Recipient Melvin Morris Interview

In this webinar interview recording, Medal of Honor Recipient Melvin Morris shares insights about his experiences in war and in civilian life as well as the Medal of Honor and […]