What's New

Program on the Medal of Honor/Patrick DeLacy

November 9, 2017
2 pm and 7 pm at Hamburg Area High School, Hamburg, PA

80th Birthday!

April 2nd, 2017
LBG Gary Roche celebrated his 80th birthday with his family and close friends!

Obituary Added

September 13th, 2015
The April 28th, 1915 Scranton Times Obituary for Patrick DeLacy has been transcribed and uploaded!

Challenge Coins Updated

September 30th, 2014
Several of the information pages linked to the Challenge Coins page have been updated with photos of the actual recipients.

New video posted!

September 12th, 2014
Two new videos of Gary Roche, Licensed Battlefield Guide, discussing the actions of Patrick DeLacy at the Battle of the Wilderness have been posted.


Gary Roche and Debbie Macomber

Gary Roche and Host

October 31,2013
Gary was on the West Coast in Seattle, WA, taping a segment for the KING 5 television studio. The video segment can be seen here: KING 5 Video

November 1, 2013
Gary gave a presentation to the South Kitsap High School history class and also the ROTC class at the local armory
Seattle, WA

Barney Barnum, David - Wounded Warrior, Gary

September 18-22,2013
Congressional Medal of Honor Society Annual National Convention
Gettysburg, PA

Convention Photos and Challenge Coins!

September 19, 2013
Opening Remarks to MOH Recipients & Families

September 20, 2013
Special Battlefield Tour,
"The President's Own" United States Marine Band
United States Marine Band

July 1, 6:55 p.m., CBS Evening News

CBS correspondent Chip Reid does a segment on Gary Roche as he gives a tour of the battlefield to a family from Missouri and Illinois and discusses his ancestor. Video link.


Coming up:

December 2, 2013
Robert E. Lee Civil War Round Table of Central New Jersey
Medal of Honor/Patrick DeLacy

Prior programs:

March 24, 2013
National Civil War Museum
Harrisburg, PA
Program on 150th anniversary of awarding of first Medal of Honor

STORY: Medal of Honor 150: The National Civil War Museum gathers 6 examples of highest honor
PHOTOS: Medals of Honor at the National Civil War Museum

November 13, 2012
West Point Chapter, Company of Military Historians
Presentation of Medal of Honor in the Civil War
Semi-Annual Meeting, West Point Museum Rotunda

November 2012
Gettysburg Foundation – Fall Muster Event
Program on Medal of Honor/Patrick DeLacy

October 3, 2012
Rockland Civil War Round Table
Pearl River, NY
Program on Medal of Honor/Patrick DeLacy

April 13, 2012
Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides
2012 Spring Seminar, “The Medal of Honor at Gettysburg”
with Licensed Battlefield Guide colleagues Roy Frampton, Renae MacLachlan