09 Jun '12, 9pm

#ArmyBDay Fact: The youngest #Soldier to earn the Medal of Honor was 11-year-old William "Willie" Johnston.

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Musician William "Willie" Johnston, United States Army, for gallantry from June 26 to 1 July 1862, while serving with Company D, 3d Vermont Infantry, in action during the Seven Day Battle and the Peninsula Campaign, Virginia.

Full article: http://militarytimes.com/citations-medals-awards/recipien...

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