Anyone would love to be acknowledged for the work and effort they put in their work and any soldier is most deserving. It was the time for world to recognize and acknowledge the contribution and service of Baker towards his country. It was time for his honor. His bravery must be awarded. President Bill Clinton awarded the prestigious Medal of Honor to Vernon Baker in a ceremony at the White House in year 1997. This was truly a moment of honor not only for Baker but for whole nation. He deserved this.
Everyone all around the nation was in tears, after listening to moving speech of Vernon Baker.