WW II veteran Bob Maxwell earned the honor while fighting in France in 1944. Read about his HEROIC ACTIONS.
The two off-duty sergeants were awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Medal for their actions. Read about what they DID.
First Lieutenant John Crouchley, Jr., kept his crippled B-24 airborne long enough for his 9 crew members to bail out. Here are DETAILS.
Lieutenant Colonel Dick Cole, an Air Force legend, gets a final salute - from many! Read DETAILS.
The two sergeants were honored for risking their lives to save a fellow soldier during a medical evacuation in Afghanistan. Here's their STORY.
Lance Corporal James Stogner killed NVA troops with a Ka-Bar knife and carried a wounded comrade to safety while under fire. Read the article from MARINE TIMES.
The A-10 squadron received the Gallant Unit Citation for actions over Syria in 2017. Read about it HERE.
The ship was sunk by Germany in 1918. Read here about the "USS Tampa Purple Heart Project."
Tlingit? Most of us have heard of the Navajo Code Talkers, but Alaska Natives, now deceased, also performed this vital duty and have been largely forgotten until now. Read about them at this LINK.
Traci Huddleston was honored for her actions during the 2017 mass shooting in Las Vegas. See the FULL STORY.
The Lake Washington & Everett Council of the Navy League of US espouses to NLUS's four goals:
Educate national leaders and the nation * Support the men and women of the sea services
Provide assistance to sea service families * Support youth programs
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