Often the term “hero” is bestow on the men and women in uniform. While many deserve it, what distinguishes an heroic act versus someone just doing their job? Or worse yet, fail to do their job?
Below are videos of two medal of honor recipients’ bravery acts from the same battle that are truly heroic, one caught on film and the other reconstructed.
Let’s give the hero their deserved recognition and not dilute the term by using that title loosely.