Quest for Medal of Honor for black WWI hero from New York continues; process clears key hurdle

Quest for Medal of Honor for black WWI hero from New York continues; process clears key hurdle

ALBANY, N.Y. –  The Pentagon is considering whether a black World War I hero from New York should be posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor nearly 100 years after he single-handedly fought off a German attack, killing several of the enemy and saving a comrade despite suffering serious wounds. [...]