Medal of Honor recipient Ira Hayes, USMC. When young Ira Hayes left the Arizona Gila Indian reservation to go war as a US marine, the chief of the Pima Indian tribe told Ira to make his people proud and bring back Honor.
Oldest and youngest living Medal of Honor recipients...(95 yr old Nicholas Oresko-US Army; 23 yr old Dakota Meyer-US Marine Corp) Thank you to all the men and women serving in the military..God Bless. REAL HEROES NOTHING FAKE.. TRUE SOLDIERS..!!!
Chief Information Systems Technician Joseph Valencia, assigned to Navy Marine Corps Intranet Detachment San Diego, sheds tears as his mentor places the cover of a chief petty officer on his head for the first time. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James Evans
Dennis Banks, Native American leader, teacher, lecturer, activist, and author, was born in 1932 on the Leech Lake Indian Reservation in northern Minnesota. In 1968, he helped found the American Indian Movement (AIM).
Tyrone Power (1914-1958) Lieut., U.S. Marine Corps, WW II. He was an established movie star when Pearl Harbor was bombed. Nevertheless he joined the Marines, became a pilot and flew supplies into, and wounded Marines out of, Iwo Jima and Okinawa. He returned to the states in Nov 1945 and was released from active duty in Jan 1946. He was promoted to captain in the reserves on May 8, 1951.