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‘I reacted on instinct’ — How a Marine rescued a child from drowning in a brutal rip current
"A true hero."
52 years ago, this airman threw himself on a burning flare to save his crew
After his aircraft was hit by an enemy mortar round, John Levitow saved his entire aircrew from certain death.
This Korean War Medal of Honor recipient is getting a ship named after him
"One of the hardest things about the medal is that you're really not allowed to forget about it."
We salute these military veterans who stood up to rioters on Capitol Hill
“My job is to protect and serve."
Special Tactics airman awarded Air Force Cross for saving Green Beret team in desperate 8-hour firefight
“I knew then that I had to go get to my teammates and help them."
Army sergeant awarded Soldier’s Medal for saving a man from burning vehicle
An Army sergeant was awarded the Soldier’s Medal on Monday for heroically saving a man from a burning vehicle last...
50 sailors on USS John S. McCain honored for their bravery during 2017 collision
The Navy has awarded fifty sailors for "their bravery and contributions to damage control efforts" after a 2017 collision between the USS John McCain and a merchant ship.
UNSUNG HEROES: Injured And Under Fire, This Marine Left No Man Behind
In January 2005, Sgt. Jarred Adams, a scout sniper with 1st Battalion, 7th Marines, braved enemy fire to retrieve the...