US Marine John Joseph Kelly Awarded TWO Medal of Honors 1918

#OnThisDay 1918 US Marine John Joseph Kelly won both the Army & Navy versions of the Medal of Honor at Blanc Mont Ridge. Kelly ran through his own artillery barrage, attacked an enemy machine-gun nest, killed the crew & returned with eight prisoners.

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