Medal Of Honor

Medal of Honor recipient and D-Day veteran Walter Ehlers relates his experience on D-Day during the 63rd Anniversary of D-Day in Normandy, France, June 6, 2007. (credit: Cherie A. Thurlby/Department of Defense)

WWII Medal Of Honor Recipient Walter Ehlers Dies

Walter D. Ehlers died Thursday at a Long Beach hospital of kidney failure. He was 92, and his passing leaves only seven surviving World War II Medal of Honor recipients.

02/25/2014

Four of 24 men being honored next month with the nation's highest military honor. (credit: Pentagon)

President Obama To Honor Soldiers Who Were Overlooked Due To Racial, Religious Bias

For some of the men, the recognition will come more than 70 years after their acts of bravery and heroism.

02/21/2014

The Medal of Honor, shown at a 2010 ceremony. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Postal Service Honors Veterans With Medal Of Honor Stamp

The US Postal Service has issued a World War Two Medal of Honor stamp.

11/11/2013

Medals that have been missing nearly 70 years were returned to the family of a decorated veteran Sunday. (credit: CBS)

Prestigious Military Medals Missing Nearly 70 Years Returned To Grateful Family

Military medals – including a Purple Heart – lost for nearly 70 years were returned to a decorated veteran’s Thousand Oaks family.

02/17/2013

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