Medal of Honor recipients are given special privileges and benefits.
The Medal of Honor comes with more than a Medal. The highest U.S. Military award offers benefits that last a lifetime.
A Senior Army Decorations Board member believed Plumlee was just doing the job expected of a senior NCO.
The NDAA would also allow four soldiers who served in the Battle of Mogadishu in Somalia to have their awards upgraded.
Nearly 4,000 Americans have received the Medal of Honor since it was established during the Civil War.
Three Medals of Honor, three soldiers, and three winding stories of heroism all came together at the White House.
Sgt. First Class Alwyn Cashe died after pulling fellow troops out of a burning vehicle in Iraq in 2005.
Henry Erwin carried a burning bomb while blinded and on fire for 22 seconds. "It felt like miles," he later said.
Matt Urban is one of the most decorated soldiers ever, but no one knew for more than 30 years.
Navy SEALs have conducted cold water training and other special operations exercises in the state's coastal parks for more...
The department has pledged to broaden in-home medical care and support and housing alternatives by 2026.
The latest batch of sailors brings the total number separated for refusing the COVID-19 vaccine to 45.
The accident left seven sailors injured while the pilot safely ejected and was later recovered.
Supporters of the bill touted it as a common sense measure that will help ease the transition to civilian life.