Ardie Copas posthumously receives Medal of Honor

Published at 5:50 p.m. on March 24, 2014 | Modified at 6:00 p.m. on March 24, 2014

President Barack Obama awarded 24 Army veterans, including Ardie Copas, the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry on March 18. These veterans are receiving the Medal of Honor in recognition of their valor during major combat operations in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War.

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