12 Epic Reasons Someone Was Awarded The Medal of Honor

Donald P. Sloat


This brave army soldier died during his tour of duty in Vietnam, less than a year after he had enlisted in the military. If Funk brings a new meaning to bravery, Sloat brings a new meaning to sacrifice. According to the official citation, Sloat and his squad were conducting a patrol of the area they were in, attempting to block enemy troops from attacking the army’s tanks and armored personnel carriers. That’s when the action hit…