Featured in Unsung Heroes

How Medal of Honor hero David Bellavia wiped out an entire enemy squad in Fallujah
Air Force’s last serving prisoner of war, shot down in Desert Storm, retires after 33 years
This Coast Guardsman helped pick up a flaming car with his bare hands and dragged 3 people to safety
The Navy’s most decorated Corpsman has retired 18 years after running through gunfire to save 5 Marines
This airman went in search of caffeine at 3 a.m. He ended up saving a life instead
This Medal of Honor recipient crashed his plane on purpose to get to his downed wingman
This Air Force PJ heroically treated 7 teammates wounded by a massive explosion in Afghanistan
The heroic last stand of 2 Marines in Ramadi
Three immigrants who earned the US military’s highest award for combat bravery
‘I reacted on instinct’ — How a Marine rescued a child from drowning in a brutal rip current
We salute Maj. Dick Bong, for obvious reasons
How a homeless orphan from Florida earned the Medal of Honor in Vietnam
We salute the Army’s first Black Ranger instructor who became a legendary neighborhood crime-fighter
Here’s the fascinating story behind this Army paramedic’s distinct flight mask
He spent three years as a POW during WWII. Now he’s finally being recognized for his heroism
When a stranger was hit by a car this Army medic ran to his aid and never left his side
‘I don’t think I’m special’ says Marine who rescued a baby from a burning car
‘I knew I needed to do something’ — Airman awarded for braving rocket fire to treat wounded during Camp Taji attack
Special Forces doctor awarded for saving lives despite his own injuries following a motorcycle accident
We salute the Marine Corps infantryman who rescued an infant from a burning car
Trump signs law authorizing Medal of Honor to Alwyn Cashe for heroic vehicle rescue in Iraq
We salute this heroic military working dog for taking out the gunman who pinned his team down during a fierce firefight
We salute these Marines for saving the life of a woman trapped underneath a car
Half a century ago, this soldier escaped armed captors in Africa. He’s still fighting for the recognition many say he’s due
Air Force pararescueman awarded Silver Star for risking his life to save his teammates during Afghanistan firefight