Wednesday’s Hero

Maj. Merlyn Hans Dethlefsen 53 years old from Royal, Iowa 354th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 355th Tactical Fighter Wing June 29, 1934 - December 14, 1987The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Major Merlyn Hans Dethlefsen, United States Air Force, for conspicuous ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

This Weeks Post Was Suggested By MichaelLt. Cmd. Edward Henry "Butch" O'Hare From St. Louis, Missouri Fighting Squadron Three (VF-3) March 13, 1914 – November 26, 1943From Butch O'Hare's Medal Of Honor citation:The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor ...continue reading


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