Profile Video - Specialist Ross McGinnis

Profile Video - Spc. Ross McGinnis

December 4, 2006, Spc. Ross A. McGinnis' vehicle was attacked by an insurgent who threw a grenade in the hatch. Spc. McGinnis jumped on the grenade in the cockpit to save his comrades. For his selfless act, he was awarded the Silver Star, and was nominated for the Medal of Honor.

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White House Ceremony

White House Ceremony

The White House Ceremony for Spc. Ross A. McGinnis.

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Hall of Heroes

Hall of Heroes

Coverage of Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England hosting a ceremony honoring Spc. Ross A. McGinnis, recipient of the Medal Of Honor.

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Memorial Headstone Unveiling for Specialist McGinnis

Memorial Headstone Unveiling: Spc. McGinnis

Spc. Ross A. McGinnis was awarded the Medal of Honor on June 2, 2008, for his selfless sacrifice in Iraq. In this ceremony, his headstone is unveiled at Arlington National Cemetery, Section 60.

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Remembering Specialist Ross McGinnis

Remembering Spc. Ross McGinnis

Staff Sgt. Ian Newland remembers Medal of Honor recipient Spc. Ross McGinnis and the sacrifice he made for his fellow Soldiers.

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Staff Sergeant Ian Newland Interview

Staff Sgt. Ian Newland Interview

What happened on December 4th is about a lot more than a life lost and an honor bestowed on a 19 year old from Pennsylvania. Its also about lives saved. Staff Sergeant Ian Newland was one of the four Soldiers saved when Ross McGinnis threw himself on that grenade. Staff Sergeant Raymond Flores has more.

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Moment of Valor - Specialist Ross McGinnis

Moment of Valor - Spc. Ross McGinnis

December 4, 2006, Spc. Ross A. McGinnis' vehicle was attacked by an insurgent who threw a grenade in the hatch. Spc. McGinnis jumped on the grenade in the cockpit to save his comrades. For his selfless act, he was awarded the Silver Star, and was nominated for the Medal of Honor.

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Freedom Journal Iraq: 12/13/06

Freedom Journal Iraq: 12/13/06

American and Iraqi Soldiers work together; US Marines marksmanship training; Silver Star awarded; 23 kidnapped Iraqis found; keeping the skies safe.

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Soldiers Radio Newscast - 12/14/06

Soldiers Radio Newscast - 12/14/06

Soldier makes the ultimate sacrifice and receives Silver Star.

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