Friday, March 24, 2023

Medal of Honor Recipient Melvin Morris

 Retired Army Sergeant (First Class) Melvin Morris received the distinguished 'Medal of Honor' -- the highest military honor -- for his heroics during the Vietnam War. In September 1969, Morris led an advance across enemy lines near Chi Lang, Vietnam, to retrieve a fallen comrade and keep sensitive documents from falling into enemy hands. He single-handedly destroyed an enemy force that had pinned his battalion from a series of bunkers. He was shot three times, including once in the chest, but did not stop until he reached relative safety with the American casualty. 

VIDEO HERE  (30:19 minutes)


  1. Like all true heroes, an ordinary man who did extraordinary things.

  2. Good video. My hats off to the man.


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