Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony House and Senate leaders held a ceremony to award the Congressional Gold Medal to members of the 1st Special Service Force for their role in the liberation… read more

Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony House and Senate leaders held a ceremony to award the Congressional Gold Medal to members of the 1st Special Service Force for their role in the liberation of Europe in World War II. The 1st Special Service Force, or “Devil’s Brigade,” was a commando unit organized in 1942 and made up of American and Canadian forces. The colors of both countries were presented and the national anthems played. A veteran of the unit from each country participated in the ceremony. close

People in this video

More People

Hosting Organization

More information about

Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony

1,956 Views
Program ID:
324142-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 03, 2015 | 3:01pm EST | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Jan 02, 2016 | 6:15am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

Purchase a DVD or Download

Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony

  • DVD
    Price:
    $29.95
  • MP4 video - Low
    Price:
    $3.99
  • MP4 video - Standard
    Price:
    $4.99
  • MP3 audio - Standard
    Price:
    $0.99

User Created Clips from This Video