March 25 – National Medal of Honor Day

March 25, 2017

Today is National Medal of Honor Day.  In 1990 Congress designated March 25 of each year as Medal of Honor Day.  This honor is only eligible to military personnel, living or posthumouly, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of life above and beyond the call of duty.

The three medals below represent the Army (left), Navy (center) and Air Force (right).

To read more about Medals of Honor, go to: Medal of Honor Society

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