01 Aug '17, 8pm

Pentagon Enshrines Medal of Honor Soldier in Hall of Heroes

Pentagon Enshrines Medal of Honor Soldier in Hall of Heroes

It was love that inspired then-Army Pfc. James C. McCloughan to perform acts of heroism in 1969 that were finally recognized by the award of the Medal of Honor at the White House yesterday and his induction into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon today. Spc. 5 James C. McCloughan speaks during his Medal of Honor Hall of Heroes induction ceremony at the Pentagon, Aug. 1, 2017. McCloughan distinguished himself during 48 hours of close combat against enemy forces in Vietnam, May 13-15, 1969. At the time, then-Pfc. McCloughan was serving as a combat medic with Charlie Company, 3rd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 196th Light Infantry Brigade. DoD photo by Air Force Tech. Sgt. Brigitte N. Brantley McCloughan Inducted Spc. 5 James C. McCloughan speaks during his Medal of Honor Hall of Heroes induction ceremony at the Pentagon, Aug. 1, 2017. McCloughan distinguished himself dur...

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