The two fought off 20 terrorists in Iraq. Read more at this LINK.
Daniel Inouye received the Medal of Honor for his actions in WW II. Irene Hirano Inouye brought a touch of Hawaii to the CEREMONY.
Lt. Col. Robert Friend was one of the last original members of the famous WW II UNIT.
Goldfein's F-16 was shot down over Serbia in 1999. This is the inspiring story of his harrowing experience -- and that of his brave rescuers -- as published by AIR FORCE TIMES.
Gregory Waters received the upgraded award for his actions in Eastern Afghanistan, in 2008. Here's his story in this Army Times ARTICLE.
After his death in Afghanistan, Army Staff Sergeant Michael Ollis was previously awarded the Silver Star.
Coast Guard Captain Quentin Walsh was awarded the Navy Cross for his actions. Here are DETAILS.
It's all told by this PHOTO.
Their memories remain vivid 75 years later, as you'll read in this ARTICLE.
WW II veteran Bob Maxwell earned the honor while fighting in France in 1944. Read about his HEROIC ACTIONS.
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