Lieutenant Colonel Joe M. Jackson

ca. 1968

This is a drawing of Medal of Honor recipient Lieutenant Colonel Joe. M. Jackson. The caption below his image tells the story of his heroic action. On May 12, 1968, in Kham Duc, Republic of Vietnam, Jackson piloted an unarmed transport plane while under fire from the enemy and rescued three stranded airmen.

National Archives, Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations


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