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Mize was one of 137 Medal of Honor winners during the Korean War. There are 74 living recipients out of the 3,463 who have received the nation highest military honor since it was instituted in 1861.

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Mize fought his way to the position, killing 10 of the enemy and the Adidas Tracksuit Red Womens

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A number of dignitaries are expected to attend.

Funeral set for Medal of Honor recipientBY LISA ROGERS SAVAGEFlags fly at half staff at the Etowah County Courthouse Thursday in honor of Medal of Honor recipient Col. Ola Lee Mize, who died Wednesday. Ola Lee Mize was an American hero, and services Adidas Sweatshirt Youth

After rejoining the platoon, Mize moved from man to man distributing ammunition and shouting words of encouragement. He then observed a friendly machine gun position being overrun.

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The Gadsden Etowah Patriots Association has asked that people line the route in honor of Mize and his family.

In addition to the Medal of Honor, Mize received the Legion of Merit twice, the Silver Star, the Bronze Star five times, two Commendation Medals, the Silver Medal of Bravery, Master Parachute Badge and Glider Badge, two Combat Infantry Badges, the Scuba Badge, four Air Medals, the Purple Heart and the Cross of Adidas Hoodie Dark Blue

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At dawn, he helped regroup for a counterattack which successfully drove the enemy from the outpost.

an enemy soldier stepped out behind a comrade, prepared to fire, M/Sgt. Mize killed him, saving the life of his fellow soldier, the citation said.

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´╗┐Funeral set for Medal of Honor recipient

embodied the ideals of service and courage and made our state proud, Sessions said. has lost a true hero and his legend will grow. I was honored to get to know him. He was a remarkable man whose courage on the battlefield extended to a determination to do the right thing in all aspects of life. Robert Bentley issued a statement Thursday.

When the enemy attacks ended, the citation said, Mize took his few remaining men and moved from bunker to bunker, firing and throwing grenades at the enemy, neutralizing their positions.

Saturday to honor the Medal of Honor recipient are expected to reflect that.

When he returned to the main position, Mize established an effective defense system and inflicted heavy casualties against attacks from enemy forces that had penetrated into trenches within the outpost area.

A native of Marshall County, Mize grew up in Gadsden and attended Emma Sansom High School. His Medal of Honor remains on display in a Guntersville museum.

Mize was awarded the medal on Sept. 24, 1954, for his actions on June 10 and 11, 1953, in Korea. Army at the time, himself by conspicuous gallantry and outstanding courage above and beyond the call of duty in action against the enemy. Company K was committed to the defense of Harry, a strategically valuable position, when the enemy launched a heavy attack, the citation said.

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The Gadsden Etowah Patriots Association has asked that people line the route in honor of Mize and his family.

The citation said Mize was blown down three times by artillery and grenade blasts, but each time returned to his position fighting and successfully repelled attacks.

The citation said Mize, learning that a soldier on a friendly listening post had been wounded, moved through enemy fire, accompanied by a medical aide man, and rescued the wounded soldier.

Lee Mize is a true American legend. He was a patriot, a devout Christian and a compassionate man, Bentley said. loved his family, his state and his country, and although he is no longer with us, he has left a legacy that lives on in history.

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Gallantry nine times. He also was named to the Ranger Hall of Fame. Sen. Jeff Sessions in a statement called Mize an American hero.

A number of dignitaries are expected to attend.

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Mize, who entered the Army as a private, retired in 1981 as a colonel.

The citation said Mize conduct and unflinching courage reflect lasting glory upon himself and uphold the noble traditions of the military service. later joined the Special Forces and served three tours of duty in Vietnam. He also served in Germany and was twice senior adviser to the Alabama National Guard.

Flags have been lowered in memory of Mize, who earned the Medal of Adidas Hoodies On Sale Honor for his heroic actions in 1953 during the Korean War. He was awarded the medal the following year, although he said he didn want to receive the citation unless his men also were honored.

remainder, the citation said. He then fought back to the command post, and protected several wounded soldiers he found there. Later, he secured a radio and directed artillery fire upon the attacking enemy routes of approach.

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