Leaders Induct Posthumous Medal of Honor Recipient Into Hall of Heroes

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno delivers remarks during the ceremony to posthumously induct Medal of Honor recipient Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr. into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012. DOD photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Rose Mary Sabo-Brown, widow of Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr., listens as Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno tells the story of her late husband's military service and sacrifice in battle during the Vietnam War during the ceremony to posthumously induct the Vietnam-era soldier into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012. DOD photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Army Secretary John M. McHugh delivers remarks during the ceremony to posthumously induct Army Spc.. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr. into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta delivers remarks during the ceremony to posthumously induct Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr. into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, far left, Army Secretary John M. McHugh, Rose Mary Sabo-Brown, widow of Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr., George Sabo, Sabo's brother, Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno and Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III stand in front of a veiled wall placard that includes the name of Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr. during a ceremony to posthumously induct the Vietnam-era soldier into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012. DOD photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, far left, Army Secretary John M. McHugh, Army Chief of Staff Ray Odierno and Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III present a framed photo and the award citation to Rose Mary Sabo-Brown, widow of Medal of Honor recipient Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr., and George Sabo, Sabo's brother, during a ceremony to induct the Vietnam-era soldier into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade
  • Rose Mary Sabo-Brown, widow of Medal of Honor recipient Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr., and George Sabo, Sabo's brother, receive a framed picture and letter honoring Sabo as defense leaders posthumously induct the Vietnam-era soldier into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012. Army Secretary John M. McHugh, far left, and Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno participated in the ceremony. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • George Sabo, brother of Medal of Honor recipient Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr., speaks about his borther's life during the ceremony to posthumously induct the Vietnam-era soldier into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Rose Mary Sabo-Brown, widow of Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr., takes a few moments to thank family, friends and former colleagues of her late husband during the ceremony to posthumously induct the Vietnam-era soldier into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta hugs Rose Mary Sabo-Brown, widow of Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr., during the ceremony to posthumously induct the Vietnam-era soldier into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Rose Mary Sabo-Brown, widow of Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr., and George Sabo, Sabo's brother, hold a certificate recognizing the Vietnam-era soldier as a Medal of Honor recipient during the ceremony to posthumously induct Sabo into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Rose Mary Sabo-Brown, widow of Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr., and Sabo's brother, George Sabo, clap during the unveiling of a wall placard featuring the name of the Vietnam-era soldier as Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, far left, Army Secretary John M. McHugh, Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno and Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III, far right, look on at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012. The unveiling was part of Sabo's posthumous induction into the Hall of Heroes. DOD photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta presents the Medal of Honor Flag to Rose Mary Sabo-Brown, widow of Army Medal of Honor recipient Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr., and George Sabo, Sabo's brother, during the ceremony to posthumously induct the Vietnam-era soldier into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012.


the Medal of Honor induction ceremony in honor of Army Spc. 4, Leslie H. Sabo Jr. in the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012. 
 DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Army soldiers mount a placard on the wall featuring the name of Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr. during the ceremony to posthumously induct the Vietnam-era soldier into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012.  DOD photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • A commemorative placard shows the name of Army Spc. 4 Leslie H. Sabo Jr. on the list of previous Medal of Honor recipients during a ceremony to posthumously induct the Vietnam-era solider into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, May 17, 2012.  DOD photo By Glenn Fawcett