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“From the Revolutionary War to present-day missions around the world, American Indians and Alaska Natives have contributed and continue to contribute greatly to national defense.
These patriotic Americans have served our military forces and participated in every major conflict since the time General George Washington enlisted their help in America’s fight for independence.”

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Medal of Honor blog
Medal of Honor Recipient Led Platoon to Victory During Korean War Story

Navy Chief Petty Officer James E. Williams is presented the Medal of Honor.
Sailor Leads Patrol to Victory After Uncovering Enemy Operation Story

Medal of Honor blog
Native American Soldier’s Solo Effort Defeats Dozens Of Germans in WWII Battle Story




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