U.S. Marine 1st Sgt. Maurice Bease honors the memory of the first African-American Medal of Honor recipient. Pfc. James.
Marine Medal of Honor Flag Ceremony
From Marine Barracks Washington, D.C., the Commandant of the Marine Corps, Gen. James F. Amos, presents the Medal of Honor flag to Cpl. Kyle Carpenter. The ceremony includes a full parade by the President's Own Marine Band and the Commandant's Own Drum and Bugle Corps.