CONGRESSIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR WINNERS | Roy Benavidez, Congressional Medal of Honor recipient.

Roy Benavidez, Congressional Medal of Honor recipient for his valorous actions in combat near Lộc Ninh, South Vietnam on May

Medal of Honor recipient, Korean War veteran & Special Forces legend US Army Col. (ret.) Ola Lee Mize died at age 82, according to the Medal of Honor Society . He died on March 13th,  2014 after lengthy illness. Awarded the Medal of Honor for actions on June 10th & 11th, 1953 near Surang-Ni, Korea when the enemy launched heavy attack against “Outpost Harry,” according to his award citation. He received the award in 1954 when he was a master sergeant.

Ola L. Mize, Honored for Heroics in Korean War, Dies at 82

Medal of Honor recipient,Korean War hero & Special Forces legend retired…

Army Medal of Honor | Medal of Honor Collage

National Medal of Honor Day: Today we remember and honor all who have earned this highest award for valor bestowed upon a member of the Armed Services in the United States

Medal of Honor Winner Joe Foss - Honored for his exploits as a Marine fighter…

USMC Captain Joe Foss, more air-combat victories in World War II than any pilot. USD Class of Oh, and he won the Medal of Honor!

Mary Edwards Walker in her later years, 1911. She received the Medal of Honor for her work as a surgeon during the US Civil War, the only woman to ever get one. In 1917 the Army tightened up the rules for what you had to do/be to get the MoH...and deleted 911 names from the Medal of Honor Roll, including hers. She kept her medal and wore it till her death. Jimmy Carter restored her medal posthumously.

Dr Mary Edwards Walker American feminist, abolitionist, prohibitionist, alleged spy, prisoner of war and surgeon. She is currently the only woman ever to receive the Medal of Honor.

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