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Indomitable spirit: Battle of Kamdesh, remembered
The Battle of Kamdesh stands as a harrowing testament to the valor and sacrifice of Americans amid the rugged landscapes of Afghanistan.
Medal of Honor Monday: Oscar P. Austin
Oscar P. Austin embodied the very spirit of selflessness and courage. This is his story.
MoH Monday: Corporal Jason Lee Dunham
Corporal Jason Lee Dunham was a member of the U.S. Marine Corps who received a posthumous Medal of Honor, through courageous action in Iraq.
MoH Monday: SFC Bennie Gene Adkins
Bennie Gene Adkins was a soldier in the U.S. Army, who received the Medal of Honor for his action in…
Here’s how these 3 legends each earned two Medals of Honor
Since the introduction of the Medal of Honor at the beginning of the Civil War, only 19 men have received it twice. Five received both the Army and Navy version for the same action. Four Navy sailors received two for actions during peacet…
Especially now, Memorial Day remains a time to honor America’s fallen military heroes
SAN ANTONIO – May 20, 2020 – Only 55% of Americans know the true meaning of Memorial Day, with many confusing it as a salute to all veterans*. To elevate Americans’ understanding, USAA today announced a Memorial Day national tr…