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Medal of Honor Goes to Vietnam Medic Who Ran Through 'Hell on Earth' - New York Times

WASHINGTON — It was clear almost as soon as the May 1969 assault began that the orders — to attack Nui Yon Hill, near the city of Tam Kỳ, Vietnam — were flawed. The North Vietnamese and the Vietcong had the American position surrounded on three ...and more »

48 hours of hell: The Vietnam battle that produced the latest Medal of Honor, from five men who lived through it -

Former Spc. Jim McCloughan, then 23, will receive the Medal of Honor on July 31 for heroism as combat veteran in Vietnam during a two-day May 1968 battle. When Former Spc. Jim McCloughan, 71, receives his Medal of Honor today, four battle buddies will ...and more »

WATCH: Trump awards Medal of Honor to Vietnam Army medic - PBS NewsHour

WASHINGTON — An Army medic who “ran into danger” to save wounded soldiers during a Vietnam War battle despite his own serious wounds on Monday became the first Medal of Honor recipient under President Donald Trump, 48 years after the selfless acts of ...and more »

President Trump Presents Medal of Honor - The White House (blog)

Today, President Donald J. Trump awarded the Medal of Honor to former Specialist Five James C. McCloughan for conspicuous gallantry during the Vietnam War. President Trump presents Medal of Honor. McCloughan received the Medal of Honor for ...and more »

Trump awards the Medal of Honor to a heroic medic from the Vietnam War - Business Insider

donald trump medal of honor livestream President Donald Trump on Monday presented the nation's highest award for battlefield valor to Spc-5 Jim McCloughan for the former Army medic's actions during the Vietnam War. In a ceremony at The ...and more »

Former Army Medic Receives Medal of Honor for Vietnam War Heroism - Department of Defense

President Donald J. Trump awarded the Medal of Honor to former Army Spc. 5 James McCloughan during a White House ceremony today for heroism during the Vietnam War almost a half century ago. In a July 31, 2017, White House ceremony, President Donald J ...and more »

The remarkable story of combat medic awarded Medal of Honor - ABC News

Just months after James McCloughan was deployed to Vietnam, his courageous actions over two days of close-combat would earn him the nation's most prestigious military award. Within a year of accepting work as a coach and teacher at a Michigan high ...and more »

West Michigan man awarded Medal of Honor for Vietnam War bravery - Detroit Free Press

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump awarded James McCloughan, of west Michigan, the Medal of Honor Monday afternoon for bravery displayed on a battlefield in Vietnam 48 years ago when he repeatedly risked his own life to save others. "We honor you, we ...and more »

This soldier will be awarded the Medal of Honor for saving 10 soldiers in Vietnam - Business Insider

John C. McCloughan US Army (courtesy of John C. McCloughan) Specialist 5 John C. McCloughan, a veteran of the Vietnam War and a retired teacher and sports coach, will receive the Medal of Honor in recognition of his actions during 48 hours of combat in ...and more »

A soldier survived 48 hours of terror in Vietnam. He just received the Medal of Honor. - Washington Post

President Trump on Monday presented the Medal of Honor to an Army veteran who 48 years ago repeatedly risked his life to save 10 fellow soldiers during a deadly, days-long fight along Vietnam's central coast. In recognizing James McCloughan, now a 71 ...and more »