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

President Obama to Award Medal of Honor to Edward Byers

February 3, 2016

On February 29, 2016, President Barack Obama will present the Medal of Honor to Senior Chief Special Warfare Operator Edward Byers, U.S. Navy....... read more

Tour the new National Medal of Honor Museum with Gary Sinise

September 18, 2015

On the shore of Charleston Harbor, a museum is being planned to honor the bravest Americans among us. The National Medal of Honor...... read more