On December 18, 1965, Lt. Barnum and his company were pinned down by a hail of enemy gunfire. Casualties mounted rapidly.
In the face of seemingly insurmountable odds, he was forced to assume command and lead.
We are honored to be joined by Medal of Honor recipient, US Marine Colonel Harvey "Barney" Barnum, on this episode of PICK UP THE SIX podcast.
See more from our friends at the Congressional Medal of Honor Society: https://www.cmohs.org/recipients/harvey-curtiss-barney-barnum-jr