Tag Archives: Vietnam

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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Marine Corps 1st Lt. Wes Fox’s company was outmatched in the jungles of Vietnam, but his leadership inspired his men to win despite the odds.
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Vietnam Army Special Forces veteran Gary Rose receives the nation’s highest honor this week, a fitting distinction that’s 47 years in the making.
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This legend fought in 3 wars, spent 6 years as a tortured POW, then went back into service as soon as he could after his release.
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