#Medals

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Colonel Ralph Puckett, the Korean war veteran, gets Medal of Honor. (Photo credit: Twitter/CAFinUS)

  • Puckett was a first lieutenant during the war
  • He had received a Distinguished Service Cross in 1950
  • Biden presented the medal alongside South Korea's President Moon Jae-in

.Chattanooga, TN, USA
After the war Charles Coolidge returned to Tennessee. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Coolidge was the oldest-living recipient of the highest US war honour
  • He passed away peacefully in Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • During World War II Coolidge fought in North Africa and then Italy