Military November 19, 2018

By Katie Lange: Medal of Honor Monday: Marine Corps Capt. Joseph Foss

Joseph Jacob Foss (April 17, 1915 – January 1, 2003) was a United States Marine Corps major and the leading Marine fighter ace in World War II. He received the Medal of Honor in recognition of his role in air combat during the Guadalcanal Campaign. In postwar years, he was an Air National Guard brigadier general, served as the 20th Governor of South Dakota (1955–1959), President of the National Rifle Association, and first commissioner of the American Football League. He also was a television broadcaster.

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