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Desmond Thomas Doss (February 7, 1919 - March 23, 2006) was the first conscientious objector to receive the Medal of Honor. Drafted in April 1942, he refused to kill, or carry a weapon into combat, because of his personal beliefs as a Seventh-day Adventist. He thus became a medic, and by serving in the Pacific theatre of World War II helped his country by saving the lives of his comrades, while also adhering to his religious convictions.

Desmond Thomas Doss (1919-2006) was a United States Army corporal and combat medical corpsman with the 77th Division during World War II. He was assigned to a rifle company during the Battle of Okinawa, and became the first conscientious objector to receive the Medal of Honor.

Desmond Thomas Doss (February 7, 1919 – March 23, 2006) was a United States Army corporal and combat medic during World War II. He was assigned to a rifle company of the 1st Battalion, 307th Infantry, 77th Infantry Div

Desmond T. Doss - non-combatant who rescued 75 men, one at a time, while under fire while serving as a field medic in Okinawa in May 1945.

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