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Congressional Medal of Honor Society

Video Library

Memorial Day: Medal of Honor Recipients Remember

Medal of Honor Recipients reflect on military service and those who serve.

Britt Slabinski Reflects on His Medal of Honor Action

Britt Slabinski Reflects on His Medal of Honor Action at Takur Gar, Afghanistan. Video by Petty Officer 2nd Class Danian Douglas, All Hands Magazine, 2018.

John Canley’s Medal of Honor Action Remembered

Video by Sgt. Jamie Arzola, U.S. Marine Corps, Communication Directorate, 2018. To read John Canley’s Medal of Honor citation, see: https://www.cmohs.org/recipients/johnny-l-canley

Answering the Call: John Canley

John Canley reflects on the Medal of Honor. To read Canley’s Medal of Honor citation, see: https://www.cmohs.org/recipients/johnny-l-canley Video by Staff Sgt. Erik Estrada, U.S. Marines, Communication Directorate, 2018.

They Called Me Doc: James C. McCloughan

The story of SP5 James C. McCloughan and his actions that led to being awarded the Medal of Honor. To read McCloughan’s Medal of Honor citation, see: https://www.cmohs.org/recipients/james-c-mccloughan Video by […]

James C. McCloughan Medal of Honor Presentation Ceremony

In a July 31, 2017, White House ceremony, James C. McCloughan was presented with the Medal of Honor for his 1969 actions during the Vietnam War. The Medal was presented […]

David G. Bellavia, Medal of Honor Recipient, Recounts His Medal of Honor Action

Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sergeant David Bellavia recounts his combat experience while deployed to Iraq. To read his Medal of Honor citation, see: https://www.cmohs.org/recipients/david-g-bellavia Video by Staff Sgt. Benjamin […]

David G. Bellavia, Medal of Honor Recipient: Values & Service

Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sergeant David G. Bellavia, speaks about his service, and the relationship to Army Values. To read his Medal of Honor citation, see: https://www.cmohs.org/recipients/david-g-bellavia Video by […]

Harold Fritz Webinar Interview: A Conversation Celebrating Medal of Honor Day

Matthew Williams and Ronald Shurer II Press Briefing at the Pentagon

Medal of Honor nominee Army Master Sgt. Matthew O. Williams and Medal of Honor Recipient Ronald Shurer II speak to reporters at the Pentagon, Oct. 29, 2019. Video by Defense.gov. […]

Master Sgt. Matthew Williams: Operation Commando Wrath

Then an Army sergeant, Matthew Williams served as a weapons sergeant with Operational Detachment Alpha 3336, Special Operations Task Force 11, Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force Afghanistan. On April […]

Travis Atkins Remembered

Jack, Elaine and Trevor Atkins describe Staff Sergeant Travis Atkins whom is posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for his valor in a fatal encounter with an Iraqi combatant on […]