last flag waving

As the percentage of Americans who are extremely proud of their country drops to an all-time low, let’s study the story of the farmer-turned-Marine who lived to be the last person to wear the World War II Medal of Honor.

President Truman congratulates Hershel ‘Woody’ Williams on receiving the Medal of Honor, on October 5, 1945, at the White House. US Marine Corps via Wikimedia Commons.

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