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Wilson Douglas Watson (1921 - 1994)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to WATSON, WILSON DOUGLAS Rank and Organization: Private, U.S. Marine Corps Reserv...

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Seymour W Terry (1918 - 1945)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to TERRY, SEYMOUR W. Rank and Organization: Captain, U.S. Army, Company B, 382d In...

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Edgar Harold Lloyd (1922 - 1944)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to LLOYD, EDGAR H. Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, U.S. Army, Company E...

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James Richard Hendrix (deceased)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to HENDRIX, JAMES R. Rank and organization: Private, U.S. Army, Company C, 53d Arm...

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Lt. Nathan G. Gordon, Medal of Honor, Lt. Gov. (1916 - 2008)

Nathan Green Gordon was born on 4 September 1916 in Morrilton, Arkansas. He graduated from the University of Arkansas and practiced law before enlisting from that state in the U.S. Naval Reserve in May...

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Capt. Maurice L. Britt, Medal of Honor (1919 - 1995)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to BRITT, MAURICE L. Rank and organization: Captain (then Lieutenant), U.S. Army, ...

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JOHN DURY NEW, PFC (1924 - 1944)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to NEW, JOHN DURY Rank and Organization: Private First Class, U.S. Marine Corps....

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WILLIAM R LAWLEY, Jr., 1LT (1920 - 1999)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to LAWLEY, WILLIAM R., JR. (Air Mission) Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, ...

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ROSS FRANKLIN GRAY, SGT (1920 - 1945)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to GRAY, ROSS FRANKLIN Rank and organization: Sergeant, U.S. Marine Corps Reserve. B...

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HENRY E ERWIN, Sr, MSG (1921 - 2002)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to ERWIN, HENRY E . (Air Mission) Rank and organization: Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army...

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Charles W Davis, Maj (deceased)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to DAVIS, CHARLES W. Rank and organization: Major, U.S. Army, 25th Infantry Divi...

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CECIL H BOLTON, 1LT (deceased)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to BOLTON, CECIL H . Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, U.S. Army, Company E...

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PAUL L BOLDEN, MSG (1922 - 1979)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to BOLDEN, PAUL L. Rank and organization: Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army, Company 1, 12...

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Rear Admiral Isaac C. Kidd (USN) MP (1884 - 1941)

Isaac Campbell Kidd (March 26, 1884 – December 7, 1941) was an American Rear Admiral in the United States Navy who was killed on the bridge of the USS Arizona (BB-39) during the Japanese att...

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Commander Samuel David Dealey (USN) MP (1906 - 1944)

Samuel David Dealey (September 13, 1906 – August 24, 1944) was a United States Navy submarine commanding officer during World War II. He was among the most decorated naval officers of the war,...

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Gen. Alexander Vandegrift, Medal of Honor MP (1887 - 1973)

18th Commandant of the Marine Corps Alexander Archer Vandegrift, KBE, CB (March 13, 1887 – May 8, 1973) was a General in the United States Marine Corps. He commanded the 1st Marine Divisio...

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Joseph C Rodriguez, COL MP (1928 - 2005)

Colonel Joseph C. Rodriguez (November 14, 1928 – November 1, 2005) born in San Bernardino, California, was a United States Army soldier who received the Medal of Honor - the United States' highe...

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Ysmael R Villegas, SSG MP (1924 - 1945)

Staff Sergeant Ysmael R. Villegas (March 21, 1924 born in Casa Blanca, California, died March 20, 1945 in Luzon, Philippines), was a United States Army soldier who posthumously received the Medal of Ho...

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Jose F Valdez, PFC MP (1925 - 1945)

Private First Class Jose F. Valdez (January 3, 1925-February 17, 1945) was a United States Army soldier who posthumously received the Medal of Honor — the United States' highest military decorat...

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Alejando R Ruiz, SGT MP (1923 - 2009)

Sergeant Alejandro R. Ruiz (June 26, 1923 – November 20, 2009) was a former United States Army soldier who received the Medal of Honor, the United States' highest military decoration, for his ac...

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Cleto L Rodriguez, PVT MP (1923 - 1990)

Cleto L. Rodriguez (April 26, 1923 – December 7, 1990) was an American who served in both the U.S. Army and in the U.S. Air Force and received the Medal of Honor for actions in Manila, Philippin...

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Manuel Perez, JR, PFC MP (1923 - 1945)

Private First Class Manuel Perez, Jr. (March 3, 1923–February 13, 1945) born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, was a United States Army soldier who posthumously received the Medal of Honor, the United...

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Joe (Joseph) Pantillion Martinez, PVT MP (1920 - 1943)

Private Joe P. Martinez (July 27, 1920–May 26, 1943) born in Taos, New Mexico, was a United States Army soldier who posthumously received the Medal of Honor — the United States' highest m...

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Jose Mendoza Lopez, SGT MP (1910 - 2005)

Jose Mendoza Lopez (July 10, 1910 – May 16, 2005) was a United States Army soldier who was awarded the United States' highest military decoration for valor in combat — the Medal of Honor ...

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Silvestre Santana Herrera, SGT MP (1917 - 2007)

Silvestre Santana Herrera (July 17, 1917 – November 26, 2007) was a member of the United States Army of Hispanic heritage who received the Medal of Honor for his heroic actions during World War ...

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David M Gonzales, PFC MP (1923 - 1945)

Private First Class David M. Gonzales (June 9, 1923–April 25, 1945) was a United States Army soldier who posthumously received the Medal of Honor — the United States' highest military dec...

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Harold Gonsalves, PFC MP (1928 - 1945)

Private First Class Harold Gonsalves (January 28, 1926-April 15, 1945) was a United States Marine who sacrificed his life to save fellow Marines in the Battle of Okinawa during World War II. For his he...

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Marcario Garcia, SSG MP (1920 - 1972)

Staff Sergeant Marcario Garcia or Macario Garcia (January 20, 1920-December 24, 1972) born in Villa de Castaño, Mexico, was the first Mexican immigrant to receive the Medal of Honor, the United ...

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Rudolph B Davila, SSG MP (1916 - 2002)

Rudolph B. Davila (April 27, 1916 – January 26, 2002), born in El Paso, Texas, was a United States Army officer, of Spanish-Filipino descent, who received the Medal of Honor for his actions in I...

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SSG Lucian Adams MP (1922 - 2003)

Staff Sergeant Lucian Adams (October 22, 1922 – March 31, 2003) was a United States Army soldier during World War II who received the Medal of Honor for single-handedly destroying enemy machine ...

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Francis // 弗朗西斯魏 // Fúlǎngxīsī Wèi Brown Wai, CPT MP (1917 - 1944)

Francis Brown Wai (Chinese: 弗朗西斯魏; Pinyin: Fúlǎngxīsī Wèi; April 14, 1917 – October 20, 1944) was a captain in the United St...

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Sgt. Ted "Tak" Tanouye, Medal of Honor MP (1919 - 1944)

Ted Takayuki Tanouye (November 14, 1919 – September 6, 1944) was a Japanese American soldier in the United States Army who posthumously received the United States military′s highest decor...

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George // 坂戸太郎 Taro "Joe" Sakato, PVT MP

Denver, CO, USA

George Taro "Joe" Sakato (Japanese: 坂戸太郎, born February 19, 1921) is a former United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration, ...

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Kazuo Otani, SSG MP (1918 - 1944)

Kazuo Otani (June 2, 1918 – July 15, 1944) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in...

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Frank H Ono, PFC MP (1923 - 1980)

Frank H. Ono (June 5, 1923 – May 6, 1980) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in ...

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Yukio Okutsu, TSGT MP (1921 - 2003)

Yukio Okutsu (November 3, 1921 – August 24, 2003) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his act...

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James K Okubo, TSGT MP (1920 - 1967)

James K. Okubo (May 30, 1920 – January 29, 1967) was a United States Army soldier and posthumous recipient of the Medal of Honor for his actions in World War II. Biography On October 28,...

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Allan Masaharu Ohata, SGT MP (1918 - 1977)

Allan Masaharu Ohata (September 13, 1918 – October 17, 1977) was a soldier in the 100th Infantry Battalion who received the Medal of Honor, the highest decoration for valor in the United States ...

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Joe M Nishimoto, PFC MP (1919 - 1944)

Private First Class Joe M. Nishimoto (February 21, 1919 – November 15, 1944) was a member of the highly decorated 442nd Regimental Combat Team which served in the European theater during World W...

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William Kenzo Nakamura, PFC MP (1922 - 1944)

William Kenzo Nakamura (January 21, 1922 – July 4, 1944) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for ...

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Shinyei Nakamine, PVT MP (1920 - 1944)

Shinyei Nakamine (January 21, 1920 – June 2, 1944) was a soldier in the 100th Infantry Battalion of the United States Army who received the United States' highest decoration for valor - The Meda...

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Masato // 中江正人 Nakae, PVT MP (1917 - 1998)

Masato Nakae (Japanese: 中江正人; December 20, 1917 – September 4, 1998) was a private in the United States Army who served with the 100th Battalion, 442nd Infantry Regim...

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Kiyoshi // 村永清志 K Muranaga, PFC MP (1922 - 1944)

Kiyoshi K. Muranaga (Japanese: 村永清志, February 16, 1922 – June 26, 1944) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decor...

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Sadao // 宗森貞雄 S Munemori, PFC MP (1922 - 1945)

Sadao S. Munemori (Japanese: 宗森貞雄 Munemori Sadao, born August 17, 1922 – April 5, 1945) was a posthumous recipient of the Medal of Honor, after he sacrificed his life...

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Kaoru // 本薫 Moto, PFC MP (1917 - 1922)

Kaoru Moto (Japanese: 本薫, April 25, 1917 – August 26, 1992) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of ...

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Audie Leon Murphy, 1LT MP (1924 - 1971)

A legend in his own time, Audie Murphy was the most decorated American Army soldier of World War II who went on to become a celebrated movie star for over two decades in the post-war era, appearing in ...

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Robert T Kuroda, SSG MP (1922 - 1944)

Robert T. Kuroda (November 8, 1922 – October 20, 1944) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for hi...

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Yeiki // 小橋川栄喜 Kobashigawa, TSGT MP (1917 - 2005)

Yeiki Kobashigawa (Japanese: 小橋川栄喜, September 28, 1917 – March 31, 2005) was a soldier in United States Army who received the Medal of Honor in World War II du...

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Daniel // 井上 建 Ken Inouye, 2LT, President pro tempore MP (1924 - 2012)

Daniel Ken "Dan" Inouye (pronounced /ɨˈnoʊweɪ/, Japanese: 井上 建, Inoue Ken; September 7, 1924 – December 17, 2012) was the senior United States Se...

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Shizuya // 林静也 Hayashi, PVT MP (1917 - 2008)

Shizuya Hayashi (Japanese: 林静也, November 28, 1917–March 12, 2008) was a soldier in the 100th Infantry Battalion of the United States Army who received the Medal of Honor for...

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Joe J Hayashi, SGT MP (1920 - 1945)

Joe J. Hayashi (August 14, 1920 – April 22, 1945) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his act...

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Mikio Hasemoto, PVT MP (1916 - 1943)

Mikio Hasemoto (July 13, 1916 – November 29, 1943) was a soldier in United States Army who received the Medal of Honor in World War II during actions in Cerasuolo, Italy. Hasemoto, of Asian Paci...

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Barney Fushimi Hajiro, PVT MP (1916 - 2011)

Barney Fushimi Hajiro (September 16, 1916 – January 21, 2011) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—...

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Rudolph B Davila, SSG MP (1916 - 2002)

Rudolph B. Davila (April 27, 1916 – January 26, 2002), born in El Paso, Texas, was a United States Army officer, of Spanish-Filipino descent, who received the Medal of Honor for his actions in I...

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Jose Calugas, SR, CPT MP (1907 - 1998)

Jose Calugas (December 29, 1907 – January 18, 1998) was a member of the Philippine Scouts during World War II. He received the Medal of Honor for actions during the Battle of Bataan. At the ...

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George Watson, PVT MP (b. - 1943)

George Watson (died March 8, 1943) was a private in the United States Army who was killed in action during World War II. He was one of seven African American soldiers to receive the Medal of Honor for ...

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Charles Leroy Thomas, MAJ MP (1920 - 1980)

Major Charles Leroy Thomas (April 17, 1920-February 15, 1980) was a United States Army officer who was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross for his actions while a company commander during the captu...

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Ruben Rivers, SSG MP (1921 - 1944)

Ruben Rivers (1921-November 19, 1944) was a Staff Sergeant in the 761st Tank Battalion, black tank battalion which served with distinction in the European Theater of Operations during World War II. Sgt...

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Willy F James, JR, SSG MP (1920 - 1945)

Willy F. James, Jr . (March 18, 1920 - April 8, 1945) was a United States Army private first class who posthumously received the Medal of Honor for his heroic actions during World War II. He was one of...

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Edward Allen Carter, JR, SSG MP (1916 - 1963)

Edward Allen Carter, Jr. (May 26, 1916 – January 30, 1963) was United States Army Staff Sergeant who received the Medal of Honor for his heroic actions during March 1945 during World War II. He ...

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Vernon Joseph Baker, 2LT MP (1919 - 2010)

Vernon Joseph Baker (December 17, 1919 – July 13, 2010) was a United States Army officer who received the United States military's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor, for his actions in Worl...

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LtCol Ernest Childers, Medal of Honor MP (1918 - 2005)

Ernest Childers was born Feb. 1, 1918, in Broken Arrow, Okla., and raised on a farm that was part of his father's original Creek tribal allotment. He was the third of five sons and the best shot, havin...

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Woodrow Wilson Keeble, MSG MP (1917 - 1982)

Master Sergeant Woodrow Wilson Keeble (May 16, 1917 - January 28, 1982) was a U.S. Army National Guard veteran of both World War II and the Korean War. He was a full-blooded member of the Sisseton Wahp...

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Raymond Harvey, LT Col MP (1920 - 1996)

Raymond Harvey (March 1, 1920 – November 18, 1996) was a lieutenant colonel in the United States Army who served during World War II and the Korean War. He received the Medal of Honor for his ac...

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John Noah Reese, JR, PFC MP (1923 - 1945)

John Noah Reese, Jr . (June 13, 1923 – February 9, 1945) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for ...

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Ernest Edwin Evans, CMDR MP (1908 - 1944)

Ernest Edwin Evans (August 13, 1908 – October 25, 1944) was an officer of the United States Navy who posthumously received the Medal of Honor for his actions during the Battle of Leyte Gulf in W...

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Roy W Harmon, SGT MP (1915 - 1944)

Roy W. Harmon (1915 - July 12, 1944) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in World War II...

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Van Thomas Barfoot, Col MP (1919 - 2012)

Van Thurman Barfoot (born June 15, 1919) was a retired United States Army officer and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration — the Medal of Honor — for his actions...

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Jack C Montgomery, 1lt MP (1917 - 2002)

Jack C. Montgomery (July 23, 1917 – June 11, 2002) was a United States Army officer and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his ac...

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Gregory Boyington, Lt Col MP (1912 - 1988)

Gregory "Pappy" Boyington (December 4, 1912 - January 11, 1988) was a United States Marine Corps officer who was an American fighter ace during World War II. For his heroic actions, he was awarded both...

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