'Grunt Padre': TBS honored with Capodanno's Medal of Honor
Lt. Vincent Capodanno’s Medal of Honor was donated by his family, and dedicated to the Capodanno Chapel at The Basic School at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia December 9, 2014. Navy Lt. Vincent Capodanno, gave his life providing support to his service members. He was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for his gallantry and heroic conduct while serving with the 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment in Vietnam, September 4, 1967.
Dec. 11, 2014