The ceremony honored the actions of two crews from the 40th Combat Aviation Brigade.
Sgt. Maj. Thomas "Patrick" Payne is the first living member of Delta Force to receive the nation's highest award for valor.
Seventy-five years ago, 70,000 Marines battled for control of the island of Iwo Jima.
He labored 30 grueling hours, fighting through his own shrapnel wounds to save the lives of dozens, perhaps hundreds, of men.
Sgt. Chasen Brown ignored the bullets and tried to save as many as he could during the country’s worst mass shooting.
Federal funds will not be used to pay for the monument, according to the legislation.
The Gold Medal was awarded to the ship's entire crew, living and dead.
Members of the Air Force's 21st Special Tactics Squadron earned over 90 awards for actions against extremist organizations.
Bart "Doc" Fabian received the medal during a ceremony in Rep. Chris Smith's office in Freehold, N.J.
Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Victoria Vanderhaden is only the second female Coast Guard member to receive the award.
The campaign of President Donald Trump released a letter from 235 retired senior officers backing his re-election.
The news comes four years after the Air Force laid out initial plans for what its future fighter jets might look like.
The recent exercises were one of many the Air Force is conducting to test its Advanced Battle Management System.
A veteran of the Marine Corps and Army National Guard, he went through boot camp more than four decades ago.
Cmdr. Robert Arias is at least the third Navy commander removed from his job in recent weeks.