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John King and Henry Hogan: Two Irish Double Recipients

March 16, 2021

More than 250 men born in Ireland have earned the Medal of Honor, the United States’ highest decoration for valor. Of these men,...... read more

The National Medal of Honor Museum Foundation Applauds the House of Representatives’ Introduction of Legislation to Establish a Medal of Honor Monument in Washington, D.C.

March 8, 2021

ARLINGTON, TX – (March 8, 2021) – Legislation was introduced today in the U.S House of Representatives paving the way for the creation...... read more

“I Did Not Send For You” – John Fox and the Medal of Honor

February 19, 2021

by Cory M. Ackerman John R. Fox, a native of Ohio, attended the Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) program at Wilberforce University. Originally,...... read more

A Medal of Honor Love Story

February 11, 2021

By Edward G. Lengel, Ph.D. Alvin Cullum York’s character didn’t amount to much—at least, not early on. Born on December 13, 1887, near...... read more

The National Medal of Honor Museum Foundation is Partnering with Janine Stange for the Fifth Annual “Medal of Honor Mail Call”

February 11, 2021

In celebration of Medal of Honor Day on March 25th, Americans from all walks of life are invited to send Medal of Honor...... read more