Sgt. 1st Class Paul Ray Smith, posthumous Medal of Honor recipient with B Company, 11th Engineer Battalion, 3rd Infantry Division, U.S. Army.
Unsung Heroes
UNSUNG HEROES: The Platoon Sergeant Who Repelled Dozens Of Iraqi Troops With A .50 Cal
In 2003, Sgt. 1st Class Paul Smith almost single handedly prevented Baghdad International Airport from being overrun.
Liteky (second from right) receiving the Medal of Honor from President Lyndon B. Johnson on November 19, 1968 along with four fellow recipients
The Only Medal Of Honor Recipient To Ever Give His Medal Back Has Died
Last week, former Army Chaplain Charlie Liteky passed away at the age of 85, leaving behind a controversial legacy of anti-war activism, despite being a war hero himself.