WONDER #239: What Is the Medal of Honor?

Question 1 of 3

Who was the first Medal of Honor recipient?

  1. George Washington
  2. Thomas Jefferson
  3. Benjamin Franklin
  4. Jacob Parrott

Question 2 of 3

What is the highest military decoration awarded by the U.S. government?

  1. Medal of Honor
  2. Silver Star
  3. Purple Heart
  4. Teal Rose

Question 3 of 3

How many people have received the Medal of Honor twice?

  1. 1
  2. 12
  3. 19
  4. 59

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