Medal of Honor Recipient Capt. Gary Rose – Lumen Student News

A few day ago, we told you about Capt. Gary (Michael) Rose who recently received the Medal of Honor. This prestigious award is the highest military decoration awarded in the United States and is reserved for service members who have shown extreme bravery and valor. Capt. Gary Rose exemplifies what this honor is all about.

In 1967, he volunteered for the U.S. Army and in 1970 he was sent to Vietnam at his own request. Take a listen to President Donald Trump re-tell Capt. Rose’s heroic story.