29 Feb '16, 4pm

Navy SEAL receives Medal of Honor at White House ceremony

The Medal of Honor and the Navy • Senior Chief Edward Byers is the sixth Navy SEAL to receive the Medal of Honor. • He is one of only eight living Navy Medal of Honor recipients. There are 78 living recipients from all branches. • There have been 745 Medals of Honor awarded to Navy personnel; 308 were for actions during the Civil War • Only two Navy servicemembers have received the Medal of Honor for actions subsequent to the Vietnam War. Lt. Michael Murphy and Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael Monsoor, both SEALs, received the awards posthumously. • The most recent living Navy recipient of the Medal of Honor is Robert Ingram, who left the Navy in 1968 and was awarded the medal in 1998 for actions during the Vietnam War. • Byers is the first living active-duty member of the Navy to receive the Medal of Honor since April 6, 1976, when Rear Adm. James Stockdale and Lt. Thomas ...

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