Today in History – December 5, 1964 – Capt. Roger Donlon Awarded the Medal of Honor

On December 5, 1964, the first Medal of Honor awarded to a U.S. serviceman for action in Vietnam is presented to Capt. Roger Donlon of Saugerties, New York, for his heroic action earlier in the year. Captain Donlon and his Special Forces team were manning Camp Nam Dong, a...
Posted On Dec 23 2017