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Medal of honor is the highest award given usually to a soldier for heroic acts in the U.S. . Other countries have different names fo their own highest award.
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What is the Congressional Medal of Honor?

It is the highest award that can be given to a member of the US services for bravery in battle. Most of the service men who have been recipients of this medal have died in the

Civilians who won the medal of honor?

It is a military award and civilians are not eligible to receive it. *This is true, to an extent. Civilians have won it before but they can't now. Several civilians won the m

What is a metaphor for Congressional Medal of Honor?

First of all there exist no award in the United States inventory, nomenclature or vernacular called the Congressional Medal of Honor. The actual and proper name of the award i

When was the Medal of Honor created?

it was established in 1862

How do you get the Medal of Honor?

For committing an heroic act. The Medal of Honor is the highest military decoration awarded by the United States government. It is awarded for "Conspicuous gallantry and int

What actor won congressional medal of honor?

Audie Murphy was awarded the Medal of Honor, the top US decoration, as well as the Distinguished Service Cross, 2 Silver Stars, the Legion of Merit, 2 Bronze Stars, 3 Purple H

Who awards the medal of honor?

  The Medal of Honor is awarded by the President of the US in the name of the Congress

What does the Medal of Honor mean?

The Medal of Honor is the highest military medal the the US can award. The language governing the award of the MOH calls for "conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the ris

Who has refused the Medal of Honor?

I have never heard of anyone refusing the nation;s highest military award. Why would anyone? It is an award not easily qualified for, it has vast prestige, it has a lifetime p

Medal of honor winners?

Total number of winners 3468. It has been steadly harder to win, In  Civil War they issued 1522. In WW2 - 464, Korea - 133, Vietnam -246  and between the Iraq and Afgan War

What is a congressional medal of honor?

The proper name is simply Medal of Honor, although Congressional gets thrown in there. It is the highest medal in the US military. It is awarded for extreme courage and valo