William d. Swenson

US Army Staff Sergeant Ty M.Carter stands with his Medal of Honor during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House August 26, 2013 in Washington, DC.  (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Ceremony Held In Olympia For Medal Of Honor Recipients

Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry, Staff Sgt. Ty Michael Carter, and Capt. William D. Swenson all received the nation’s highest military honor for risking life in combat, beyond the call of duty, in the Afghanistan War.

CBS Seattle–04/02/2014

A military aide holds the Medal of Honor.  (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Former Army Captain To Receive Medal Of Honor

A former Army captain hailed for bravery during combat in Afghanistan in 2009 will add the Medal of Honor to his list of military decorations.

09/17/2013

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