If you know of an event taking place honoring a Medal of Honor Recipient, please let us know and we will post it here.
Click here for a video of James C. McCloughan’s Medal of Honor presentation.
As soon as funeral arrangements are known for Colonel Leo Thorsness we will post them here. Burial will be at Arlington.
♦ 26 May – 24 September 2017. The Tufts Library in Weymouth, Massachusetts will host a special exhibit on WWI recipients Ralph Talbot and Robert G. Robinson. The exhibit will include drawings by school children of Pittem and Egem, grade V (in Belgium) and schoolchildren from Weymouth’s, Ralph Talbot School.
♦ 11-16 September 2017. The annual convention of the Congressional Medal of Honor Historical Society will take place in Pueblo, CO. For more information see http://pueblomoh2017.org/
♦ 18 November 2017. A Gold Star Family Monument will be dedicated at Fort Chadbourne, Texas. Recipient Hershel Williams will be in attendance.
♦ 28 October 2017. (Tentative) An In Memory Of headstone will be dedicated for Lester Archer, Civil War recipient, at he Veterans American Legion Plot at Pine View Cemetery, 21 Quaker Rd, Queensbury, NY 12804.
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