WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 02: First lady Michelle Obama applauds during the Medal Honor ceremony for U.S. Army Private First Class Anthony T. Kaho’ohanohano and Private First Class Henry Svehla the ... more 
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 02: First lady Michelle Obama applauds during the Medal Honor ceremony for U.S. Army Private First Class Anthony T. Kaho’ohanohano and Private First Class Henry Svehla the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House May 2, 2011 in Washington, DC. Acccording to the White House, Kaho'ohanohano received the Medal of Honor posthumously for his heroic actions in combat on September 1, 1951, while in charge of a machine-gun squad with Company H, 17th Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division in the Republic of Korea. Svehla received the Medal of Honor posthumously for his heroic actions in combat on June 12, 1952, while serving as a rifleman with Company F, 32d Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division in the Republic of Korea. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) less 
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