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Medal of Honor Recipients

Hispanic American Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients Staff Sgt. Ysmael R. Villegas Riverside, California, South Pacific WW II In 1997 the Marine Corps honored the nation's 39 Latino Medal of Honor recipients, 13 of whom were Marines. No ethnic group in the United States has been awarded more Medals of Honor per capita, according to a Marine statement at the the time. "The sacrifice and contributions of Mexican Americans in wartime are…

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Veterans Day parade NYC 2011: Youngest Medal of Honor recipient (U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Dakota Meyer) meets oldest living recipient (94-year-old Nicholas Oresko)

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CMOHS.org - History of the Medal of Honor.. The is great!! Shows a complete recipient list. It's no surprise that the majority or recipients are/were enlisted in the ARMY!! #ARMYSTRONG

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