Only One Woman Has Ever Received the Medal of Honor

Dr. Mary Edwards Walker, US Civil War Surgeon and suffragist

Dr. Mary Edwards Walker wearing her Medal of Honor. public domain image
Dr. Mary Edwards Walker wearing her Medal of Honor. public domain image

Isn’t it amazing that only one woman has ever been awarded the Medal of Honor? This woman was quite a character and a true non-conformist, especially for her time. She advocated for women’s rights and served her…

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Pat blogs about food, sustainability, and living simply. Sourdough is a particular passion. She also writes historical fiction with social justice themes.

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Patricia Davis

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Pat blogs about food, sustainability, and living simply. Sourdough is a particular passion. She also writes historical fiction with social justice themes.

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