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Attend in Person!

American Valor is the closing event of the American Veterans Center’s 20th Annual Conference, taking place from October 26-28, 2017 in Washington, DC. It is an exclusive black-tie dinner event, featuring musical performances, special guests, and our greatest heroes from the last 75 years of military history.

To request a registration form call 703-302-1012 ext. 227 or e-mail the AVC.

 

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The AVC’s Emmy-winning program shares the stories of America’s greatest heroes from World War II to the present day. Narrated by celebrities and noted Americans, these are the stories that inspire and unite us, reminding us of who we are at our very best.

Meet our country’s greatest heroes on a journey through our military’s history in AMERICAN VALOR: A Salute to Our Heroes. 

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AMERICAN VALOR: Meet the Heroes

THE HEROES OF MIDWAY

Veterans of the Epic Battle that Turned the Tide of WWII, 75 Years Ago

LT. COLONEL RICHARD E. COLE

Jimmy Doolittle's co-pilot on the legendary Doolittle Raid, and the last survivor of the 80 Doolittle Raiders

FATHER EMIL KAPAUN

Posthumous Medal of Honor Recipient for Valor in Korea, represented by men he saved in their POW camp

COLONEL WESLEY L. FOX

Marines Corps Medal of Honor recipient for valor in Vietnam, rising from Private to Colonel in a 43 year career

SERGEANT FIRST CLASS MICHAEL SCHLITZ

Incredible story of perseverance and recovery following wounds suffered during Operation Iraqi Freedom

CAPTAIN FLORENT GROBERG

Recipient of the Medal of Honor for valor in Afghanistan, the most recent American to receive our nation's highest military award

CAPTAIN CHESLEY "SULLY" SULLENBERGER
United States Air Force

U.S. Air Force pilot and later hero of 'The Miracle on the Hudson' in 2009

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