Bruce P. Crandall

Bruce P. Crandall

Bruce Perry Crandall is a retired U.S. Army officer who received the Medal of Honor for his actions during the Battle of Ia Drang. During the battle, he flew 22 missions in an unarmed helicopter into enemy fire to bring ammunition and supplies and evacuate the wounded. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Bruce P. Crandall has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2007 Ceremony as a Lieutenant Colonel for the U.S. Army. The year with the most videos was 2016 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 515 views per program. Most common tag: Vietnam War.

Appearances by Title:February 27, 2006 - Present Recipient, Medal of Honor Videos: 2 c. January 1, 1977 - Present Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Army Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Medal of Honor Recipients

    Medal of Honor Recipients

    Three Medal of Honor recipients from the Vietnam War and the war in Afghanistan spoke about their experiences. The Medal of…

  • Battle of Ia Drang

    Battle of Ia Drang

    Vietnam War veterans reflected on their wartime experiences during the Battle of Ia Drang, which journalists called the bloodiest confrontation of…

  • Experiences of Medal of Honor Recipients

    Experiences of Medal of Honor Recipients

    Four Medal of Honor recipients discussed their experiences in Vietnam and World War II. Topics included the importance of community service and the…

  • Medal of Honor Presentation

    Medal of Honor Presentation

    In a White House ceremony President Bush presented Lt. Colonel Bruce Crandall with the Congressional Medal of Honor for acts…

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