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Medal of Honor Recipient Hector A. Cafferata, Jr. Passes Away at 86

April 19, 2016

Hector Cafferata, who received the Medal of Honor after waging a lone battle — in ankle-deep snow and in his stocking feet —...... read more

Medal of Honor recipient Erevia dies

March 23, 2016

Santiago J. Erevia, an Army specialist who braved unremitting hostile fire to single-handedly destroy four enemy bunkers in a search-and-clear mission during the...... read more

Trailblazing Surgeon Mary Walker Still One of a Kind

March 14, 2016

In 1865, Mary Walker was awarded the Medal of Honor for “valuable service” during the Civil War. The first female surgeon in the...... read more

Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients Name 2016 Citizen Honors Award Winners

February 24, 2016

The Congressional Medal of Honor Society announced today its 2016 Citizen Honors Award winners. The five awardees selected for their acts of courage...... read more

Medal of Honor Recipients Talk with Student at Reagan Library

February 15, 2016

Four Medal of Honor recipients spoke to about 750 students at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum in Simi Valley, sharing lessons...... read more