Retired U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. John L. Canley, the 300th Marine Medal of Honor recipient, attends a reception after the Medal of Honor ceremony at the White House in Washington, D.C., Oct. 17, 2018. From Jan. 31, to Feb. 6 1968 in the Republic of Vietnam, Canley, the company gunnery sergeant assigned to Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Marines, took command of the company, led multiple attacks against enemy-fortified positions, rushed across fire-swept terrain despite his own wounds and carried wounded Marines into Hue City, including his commanding officer, to relieve friendly forces wh

Retired U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. John L. Canley, the 300th Marine Medal of Honor recipient, attends a reception after the Medal of Honor ceremony at the White House in Washington, D.C., Oct. 17, 2018. From Jan. 31, to Feb. 6 1968 in the Republic of Vietnam, Canley, the company gunnery sergeant assigned to Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Marines, took command of the company, led multiple attacks against enemy-fortified positions, rushed across fire-swept terrain despite his own wounds and carried wounded Marines into Hue City, including his commanding officer, to relieve friendly forces wh Stock Photo
Preview

Image details

Contributor:

APFootage / Alamy Stock Photo

Image ID:

PX261G

File size:

46 MB (2.1 MB Compressed download)

Releases:

Model - no | Property - noDo I need a release?

Dimensions:

4653 x 3453 px | 39.4 x 29.2 cm | 15.5 x 11.5 inches | 300dpi

Date taken:

17 October 2018

More information:

This image could have imperfections as it’s either historical or reportage.

Retired U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. John L. Canley, the 300th Marine Medal of Honor recipient, attends a reception after the Medal of Honor ceremony at the White House in Washington, D.C., Oct. 17, 2018. From Jan. 31, to Feb. 6 1968 in the Republic of Vietnam, Canley, the company gunnery sergeant assigned to Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Marines, took command of the company, led multiple attacks against enemy-fortified positions, rushed across fire-swept terrain despite his own wounds and carried wounded Marines into Hue City, including his commanding officer, to relieve friendly forces who were surrounded. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Daisha R. Johnson)