The Congressional Medal of Honor is the highest award given for military bravery. The first recipient of this award since the Vietnam War was Corporal Jason Dunham, a marine serving in Iraq who sacrificed his life to save his men. Reporter Michael Phillips chronicles the fighting and confusion that led to Dunham's moment of valor, as well as his journey home.
BookMark: The Gift of Valor Random House
By JIM GRANT • May 30, 2007