Medal of Honor heroes

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Statementby Red Reeder. Illustrated by Gil Walker.
SeriesLandmark books,, 111
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LC ClassificationsE181 .R3
The Physical Object
Pagination180 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5940125M
LC Control Number65010488
OCLC/WorldCa1304635

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involvement through the return home of the last soldiers. It pays a fitting tribute to these patriotic, selfless : Random House Publishing Group. This book provides a broad summary of the Vietnam War timeline sprinkled with the detailed accounts of heroic bravery and selfless acts.

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Medal of Honor portrays 11 recipients of this sacred U.S. military decoration, from the Civil War through the Vietnam War, and examines what drove them to go so far above and beyond the call of duty. Among the stories is an account of the life of the only woman ever to receive the medal; of an officer who staged a daring escape from a German POW camp in WWI; and of a/5.

Click on Book to go directly to it's page on Amazon (All volumes are $) (Revised and Updated: August ) ARMY HEROES - Volume I - Medal of Honor, contains the citation for each and every Army award of the Medal of Honor (including Army awards to civilians, U.S.

Marines, and the Unknown Soldiers).Basic personal data is included for each recipient including, when known, date and place of. The Medal of Honor was created during the American Civil War and is the highest military decoration presented by the United States government to a member of its armed forces.

The recipient must have distinguished themselves at the risk of their own life above and beyond the call of duty in action against an enemy of the United States. ‎Here are the remarkable stories of some of America's great war heroes—men who have won their country's highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor.

Chosen from among the veterans of two World Wars, as well as the War in Korea, these men all earned their Medals in the only way this highly honored /5(4).

It was an honor to spend time reading and learning about our Medal of Honor Heroes from Vietnam. Vietnam seems like such a very long time ago now but the sacrifices and actions that these men made for our country is timeless.

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Volume 2, Issue 4: Medal of Honor: Tibor RubinTibor Rubin is the only Holocaust survivor to be awarded the Medal of Honor. Rubin emigrated to the United States after World War II and joined the Army.

Fighting in Korea in Julyhe single-handedly fought off a North Korean assault, inflicting staggering numbers of casualties. The Medal of Honor was created during the American Civil War and is the highest military decoration presented by the United States government to a member of its armed forces.

The recipients must have distinguished themselves at the risk of their own life above and beyond the call of duty in action against an enemy of the United States. In this book the author focused on the Medal of Honor, our Nation's highest award for actions performed in combat, above and beyond the call duty.

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‎This first oral history of living Medal of Honor winners evokes Flags of Our Fathers with stirring accounts of patriotic valor.

This New York Times best-selling account of battlefield courage celebrates the larger-than-life sacrifices of those awarded the nation's highest honor for valor in co. The president of the United States, in the name of the congress, take pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lance Corporal William "Kyle" Carpenter, United States Marine Corps, For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty while serving as an Automatic Rifleman with Company F, 2d Battalion, 9th Marines, Regimental Combat Team 1, 1st.

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