U.S. Army Africa Soldier's 'biggest hero' receives Medal of Honor
Photo Credit: J.D. Leipold, ARNEWS
President Barack Obama awards the Medal of Honor to retired Sgt. 1st Class Melvin Morris during a ceremony at the White House, March 18, 2014. Twenty four veterans from World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War, had their Distinguished Service Cross medals upgraded to Medals of Honor. Of the 24 who fought in World War II, Korea and Vietnam, just three are living, all from the Vietnam War, including Morris.
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