Hershel "Woody" Williams says as long as you can control the fear, you can be BRAVE.
Ely S. Parker overcame adversity to attain the highest rank of any Native American in the Union Army during the CIVIL WAR.
Navy Rear Admiral Richard O'Kane received the MEDAL OF HONOR.
Powell was wounded by a Vietcong booby trap, and saved comrades from a burning HELICOPTER.
He loved New York hot dogs, but never with SAUERKRAUT.
Not everyone knows that Boyington was awarded the MEDAL OF HONOR.
One soldier called Captain (Chaplain) Emil Kapaun, called "the bravest man I ever knew." died as a Prisoner of War.
CBS News STORY.
Department of Defense RELEASE.
Lt. Col. James Harvey, age 98 always wanted TO FLY.
A special salute to those who work tirelessly to identify service members who have died, but previously remained ANONYMOUS.
Here are the story and PHOTOS.
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Provide assistance to sea service families * Support youth programs
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