Medal Of Honor

Medal Of Honor Recipient
5:25 pm
Tue October 15, 2013

Seattle Soldier Gets Medal of Honor from President and Wants to Re-up

Army Captain William D. Swenson was awarded the Medal of Honor for repeatedly running into the line of fire during a 2009 battle in Afghanistan, to rescue fellow soldiers.
Credit U.S. Army / Wikimedia Commons

A Seattle soldier received the nation’s highest military honor Tuesday from President Obama. Army Captain William D. Swenson was awarded the Medal of Honor for repeatedly running into the line of fire during a 2009 battle in Afghanistan to rescue fellow soldiers.

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Medal Of Honor Recipient
4:10 pm
Mon August 26, 2013

Spokane Native Receives Medal Of Honor

The White House. President Obama awarded the Medal of Honor to Spokane native Ty Carter.

Originally published on Mon August 26, 2013 3:57 pm

Spokane native Ty Carter has received the nation’s highest military decoration. 

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