The Medal of Honor is the United States of America’s highest military honor, bestowed for personal acts of valor above and beyond the call of duty. These veterans and service members’ actions bring veterans and service members into the forefront of the national conscious, and we are thankful for them.
Captain Florent “Flo” Groberg (Ret.)
United States Army
On November 12, 2015, President Barack Obama awarded Army Captain Florent A. Groberg (Ret), the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry. Captain Groberg received the Medal of Honor for his courageous actions while serving as a Personal Security Detachment Commander for Task Force Mountain Warrior, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division during combat operations in Asadabad, Kunar Province, Afghanistan on August 8, 2012.