Notes of Valor

Happy 243 Birthday, U.S. Marine Corps!

November 10, 2018

For the past 243 years, the United States Marine Corps has protected our Nation on both land and sea. Semper Fidelis, often shortened...... read more

Medal Monday: Freeman V. Horner

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...... read more

National Day of the Deployed

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...... read more

Medal Monday: John Canley

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.”...... read more

Happy 243 Birthday, U.S. Navy!

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...... read more