Hacksaw Ridge vs the True Story of Desmond Doss, Medal of Honor
We pit the Hacksaw Ridge movie vs. the true story of Desmond Doss, Medal of Honor recipient. See the real Desmond Doss and wife Dorothy Schutte.
True story of the conscientious objector in Mel Gibson's Hacksaw Ridge
Mel Gibson's Hacksaw Ridge tells the true story of Desmond Doss, who enlists in the Army in WWII determined to save lives on the front line as a medic, but refuses to carry a gun on moral grounds.
The last Medal of Honor recipient to have stormed Omaha Beach dies, 92
Staff Sergeant Walter Ehlers, 92, of Buena Park, CA., earned the nation’s highest honor and multiple other medals for his heroic actions during the taking of the small sliver of French beach from German soldiers.
Kyle J. White | War on Terrorism (Afghanistan) | U.S. Army | Medal of Honor Recipient
Kyle J. White received the MOH for his actions in Afghanistan 8 years ago today (9 Nov 2007) for administering life saving medical aid to comrades and radioing situational reports, in which five soldiers and a Marine were killed and all eight surviving Americans were wounded. The following day, White was inducted into the Pentagon's Hall of Heroes by Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work.
Joseph Edward Schaefer (1918-1987) - Find A Grave...
World War II Medal of Honor Recipient. He received the award from US Army Major General Walter M. Robertson in Germany on August 22, 1945 for his actions as a staff sergeant in Company I, 18th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, US Army on September 24, 1944 near Stolberg, Germany during World War II. Born in...