On behalf of the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Veterans we are deeply honored to serve, I want.
Vietnam Veteran, Navy Cross Recipient
Ret. 1st Sgt. John Lord was awarded the Navy Cross fifty years after leading his platoon through an ambush in Vietnam.
The medal was an upgrade from the Bronze Star he was awarded in 1975.
(U.S. Marine Corps video by Sgt. Annika Moody)