Do military personnel salute medal of honor recipients?

Answer Technically, military service members salute the medal not the recipient, provided that recipient is not an officer. If the recipient is an officer, service members salute the recipeint's rank and ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Do military personnel salute medal of honor rec...

Who are the living Medal of Honor recipients?

Why do military personnel salute one another?

Military personnel salute each other to show respect. It is also a formal military courtesy. Usually enlisted men/women salute officers first. The officers will then either return the salute or put... Read More »

What salute is considered the highest honor at a military funeral?

Who are the recipients of the Purple Heart medal?

The Purple Heart is given to service members and civilian Americans who receive an injury or die while serving under the command of any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces and due to the actions of an ... Read More »