Happening Now: President Biden awards the Medal of Honor to three American soldiers and delivers remarks. https://t.co/WHsdGHBoZa
— The White House (@WhiteHouse) December 16, 2021
Today is the day.
At 1:30 PM EST the Family of Alwyn Cashe will receive the Medal of Honor
October 17, 2005 in Samarra, Iraq Alwyn rushed into the fire 7 times, pulling troops to safety while himself burning alive. Alwyn died of burns 22 days later#HisNameIsAlwynCashe pic.twitter.com/6DGRL9acpL
— XVIII Airborne Corps (@18airbornecorps) December 16, 2021