intrepidity


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resolute courageousness

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Zagala said Paquit was a recipient of the Medal of Valor, the highest military honor, for his conspicuous acts of gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of life above and beyond the call of duty during the attack on Zamboanga City by rogue Moro National Liberation Front elements led by Uztadz Habier Malik in 2013.
"For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty: Corporal Tibor Rubin distinguished himself by extraordinary heroism from July 23, 1950, to April 20, 1953, while serving as a rifleman with Company I, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division in the Republic of Korea.
In a similar way the present book, on the pessimistic philosophical tradition of the German nineteenth century, is characteristic of Professor Frederick Beiser's historical intrepidity and unmatched breadth of learning, yet at the same time beckons for further refinement.
But they did: stories of individual courage and intrepidity abound, precisely to counter what Winston Churchill called the "mass effects" that loom so grimly in modern war.
Groberg is a recipient of the Congressional Medal of Honor, the United States' highest military honor, for his gallantry, intrepidity and heroism while serving in combat operations in Afghanistan in 2012.
Although Pyongyang has not confirmed the firing, the timing, selected on the birthday of late DPRK top leader Kim Il Sung, is widely believed to manifest its intrepidity against the ongoing U.S.-South Korea military drills and the latest sanctions brought by the UN Security Council resolution last month.
so that we can achieve perfection during combat, come home as heroes, and regale each other with tall tales of intrepidity. Remember, if we bend an airplane, we're doing the enemy's job for him.
This fragile being has proved herself through many aspects of strength, valiant, bravery and intrepidity against known and unknown.
Apps with anonymity features might give some students more intrepidity to check out interest groups they would not otherwise explore, says Darri Stephens, director of digital learning for Common Sense Media, a nonprofit that rates the safety of media and technology for students and families.
During Hesse's sojourn and residency in Kettwig an der Ruhr, Germany, with her husband, Tom Doyle, she received LeWitt's letter, dated April 14, 1965, reinforcing if not demanding self-possession and intrepidity in her work, as summarized in his declarative sentence, "Stop it and just DO." Similarly, the thirty-nine postcards sent to Hesse by LeWitt, on display and reproduced in the catalogue, lend a humorous view to their relationship.
It was the rigid simplicity, the utter self-effacement of the Prophet (peace be upon him), the scrupulous regard for pledges, his intense devotion to his friends and followers, his intrepidity, his fearlessness, his absolute trust in God and in his own mission.
Swenson distinguished himself by acts of gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty while serving as embedded advisor to the Afghan National Border Police, Task Force Phoenix, Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan in support of 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, during combat operations against an armed enemy in Kunar Province, Afghanistan on September 8th, 2009.
In 1944, the commanding general of the Sixth Army nominated DeWitt for the Congressional Medal of Honor stating he exhibited "conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity above and beyond the call of duty.” The nomination was downgraded to Distinguished Service Cross (DSC) when it came across General Douglas MacArthur's desk.
The Medal of Honor is presented to Servicemembers for gallantry and intrepidity in risking their lives above and beyond the call of duty.
Enthusiasm, intrepidity, energy, panache, a desire to please the community and customers, are the hallmarks of success anywhere.