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DOD: Medal of Honor Monday - Air Force Maj. Louis Sebille

Aug 05, 2019 - Targeted News Service

The U.S. Department of Defense issued the following news story:

By Katie Lange

The Air Force was in its infancy when the Korean War began, but many of its airmen were experienced war veterans, having fought in World War II in the Army Air Corps. One of those men was Maj. Louis Sebille, a pilot who became the first Air Force recipient of the Medal of Honor.

Sebille was born on Nov. 21, 1915, in Harbor Beach, Michigan. He went to Wayne State University in Detroit before moving to...