For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his or her life above and beyond the call of duty. Meet the living recipients:
Korean War
June 25, 1950-July 27, 1953

Initially described as a "police action," the Korean War has been called the "Forgotten War," conducted under the banner of the United Nations. There are 11 living recipients from this war, and 126 deceased recipients.

Einar H. Ingman Jr.
U.S. Army
Ernest E. West
U.S. Army
Thomas Jerome Hudner Jr.
U.S. Navy
Tibor Rubin
U.S. Army
Hector A. Cafferata Jr.
U.S. Marine Corps