The ceremony honored the actions of two crews from the 40th Combat Aviation Brigade.
Sgt. Maj. Thomas "Patrick" Payne is the first living member of Delta Force to receive the nation's highest award for valor.
Seventy-five years ago, 70,000 Marines battled for control of the island of Iwo Jima.
He labored 30 grueling hours, fighting through his own shrapnel wounds to save the lives of dozens, perhaps hundreds, of men.
Sgt. Chasen Brown ignored the bullets and tried to save as many as he could during the country’s worst mass shooting.
Federal funds will not be used to pay for the monument, according to the legislation.
The Gold Medal was awarded to the ship's entire crew, living and dead.
Members of the Air Force's 21st Special Tactics Squadron earned over 90 awards for actions against extremist organizations.
Bart "Doc" Fabian received the medal during a ceremony in Rep. Chris Smith's office in Freehold, N.J.
Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Victoria Vanderhaden is only the second female Coast Guard member to receive the award.
Military dependents and retirees have through the end of June 2021 to access benefits using ID cards that expired this year.
Capt. Kai Torkelson was relieved of command by Vice Adm. Bill Galinis, according to a Navy news release.
The Army began creating this new approach to the beginning of BCT during the spring.
Two privates stepped up and saved a buddy's life, according to a release from the U.S. Army.
The Marine Corps marksmanship community drafted the new ARQ course of fire in October 2018.