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NATIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR DAY
25 MAR 12
(All Times Eastern)
0000 - The Conscientious Objector: Story of World War II veteran and Medal of Honor recipient Desmond Doss.(2hrs) Encores at 0600, 1300hrs, & 1900hrs
0200 - Souls of Valor: A one hour tribute to three honorable “souls” who fought in three distinct battles, two in Afghanistan and one in Laos. This year Army Staff Sergeants Robert Miller, Salvatore Giunta and Air Force Chief Master Sergeant Richard Etchberger were awarded the Medal of Honor. The Pentagon Channel will devote an entire hour to these men, showcasing their heroic efforts and share their individual stories of grace under pressure. It is not often that three Servicemembers are presented this honor so close together in time. (1hr) Encores at 0800, 1200, 1800 & 2300hrs.
0300 - Dunham: A Life of Honor: He sacrificed his life to save others. The story behind a Marine who received the Medal of Honor for his heroic actions in Iraq. (30min) Encores at 1130 & 1730hrs.
0330 - Eagle Feather :The Story of MSG Woodrow Keeble - The story of Medal of Honor recipient MSG Woodrow Keeble. (30min) Encores at 0900, 1700 & 2230hrs.
0400 - Recon Revisited: Medal of Honor: It is the nation's highest honor for military service, for acts above and beyond the call of duty. It is the Medal of Honor. Experience stories of bravery from WWII to the War on Terror.(30min) Encores at 0930, 1500, 2100hrs.