President Trump will posthumously award the Medal of Honor Aug. 22 to the family of Air Force TSgt. John Chapman, the Air Force announced Friday. Chapman, a special tactics combat controller killed in Afghanistan in the 2002 Battle of Takur Ghar, was originally awarded the Air Force Cross. He will be the 19th airman awarded the Medal of Honor since the Air Force was established in 1947, and the first airman to receive the medal for heroic actions occurring after the Vietnam War. Read the full story by Steve Hirsch.
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