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Congressional Medal of Honor Society

Video Library

David Bellavia Medal of Honor Presentation Ceremony

In a June 25, 2019, White House ceremony, Staff Sergeant David Bellavia is presented with the Medal of Honor for his actions in Iraq during the War on Terrorism. To […]

John A. Chapman Medal of Honor action

In this ISR video released by the Secretary of the Air Force, Technical Sargent John A. Chapman fights on Takur Ghar, Afghanistan on 4 March 2002. For his actions here, […]

In Their Own Words 2019

Johnny Canley Medal of Honor Presentation Ceremony

In a October 17, 2018, White House ceremony, Gunnery Sergeant Johnny Canley is presented with the Medal of Honor for his actions during the Vietnam War.

Ronald Shurer II Medal of Honor Presentation Ceremony

In a October 1, 2018, White House ceremony, Staff Sergeant Ronald Shurer II is presented with the Medal of Honor for his actions during the War on Terrorism in Afghanistan. […]

In Their Own Words – An Introduction to the Medal of Honor and Its Recipients

Heroes Among Us

Medal of Honor Recipients discuss the Medal of Honor Character Development Program and its inspirations.

Murphy, Raymond Korean War Medal of Honor Recipient

Living history interview with Raymond Murphy, Medal of Honor Recipient for the Korean War.

Novosel, Michael Vietnam War Medal of Honor Recipient

Living history interview with Michael Novosel, Medal of Honor Recipient for the Vietnam War.

O’Brien, George Korean War Medal of Honor Recipient

Living history interview with George O’Brien, Medal of Honor Recipient for the Korean War.

McCool, Richard World War II Recipient

Living history interview with Richard McCool, Medal of Honor Recipient for the World War II.

McNerney, David Vietnam War Medal of Honor Recipient

Living history interview with David McNerney, Medal of Honor Recipient for the Vietnam War.