Valor award for PVT George Taro "Joe" Sakato (1921-2015) US Army. Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action above and beyond the call of duty....in action against the enemy on 29 October 1944, at hill 617 in the vacinity of Biffontaine, France. Private Sakato's extraordinary heroism and devotion to duty are in keeping with the highest traditions of military service and reflect great credit on him, his unit, and the United States Army.
65 years ago on August 5, 1950, Louis J. Sebille attacked a North Korean armored column advancing on United Nations military units. Though his aircraft was heavily damaged and he was wounded during the first pass on the column, he turned his plane around and deliberately crashing into the convoy at the cost of his life. His sacrifice earns him the MOH.