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Medal Monday: Freeman V. Horner

Notes of Valor October 29, 2018

On October 30, 1945, United States Army Officer Freeman V. Horner was awarded the Medal of Honor for his heroic actions during World War… Read More

National Day of the Deployed

Notes of Valor October 26, 2018

Today, October 26, is National Day of the Deployed. This is a day to honor, recognize, and raise awareness for the hundreds of thousands of… Read More

Medal Monday: John Canley

Notes of Valor October 15, 2018

“My first love in the Marine Corps was leading Marines in combat—it motivated me everyday, they inspired me everyday. They are the medal.” On… Read More

Happy 243 Birthday, U.S. Navy!

Notes of Valor October 13, 2018

For the past 243 years, the United States Navy has fought each and every day to keep this country safe. Congress established the Department of… Read More

Major General Patrick Brady

Notes of Valor October 1, 2018

Rank: 1st Lieutenant Organization: U.S. Army Company: 54th Medical Detachment Conflict: Vietnam War Date of Action: 1/6/1968 Date of Issue: 10/9/1969 Medal Presented By: President Richard Nixon After attending U.S. Read More