Tag Archives: Vietnam

Army Sgt. Larry S. Pierce noticed something in the roadway that could destroy his whole unit. Without thinking twice, he did something about it.
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One of the military’s most decorated service members recently earned another accolade years after his death.
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A West Point grad who volunteered for a second tour of Vietnam never came home, but the heroism he displayed while there earned him the Medal of Honor.
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Medal of Honor recipient Army Sgt. Maj. Ken Stumpf recently shared his story of heroics during Vietnam with several soldiers and new Army recruits.
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Walter Marm Jr. saved many American lives during the Battle of la Drang in Vietnam, a fight that would later be dramatized in the movie “We Were Soldiers.”
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