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Charles Joseph Watters (1927 - 1967)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Major (Chaplain) Charles Joseph Watters (ASN: 0-3139624), United S...

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Robert T. Waugh (b. - 1944)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to First Lieutenant (Infantry) Robert T. Waugh, United States Army, f...

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Dale Eugene Wayrynen (1947 - 1967)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Specialist Fourth Class Dale Eugene Wayrynen (ASN: 17721421), Unit...

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Lt. David C. Waybur, Medal of Honor (1920 - 1945)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Infantry) David Crowder Waybur, United States Army, for cons...

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Amos Weaver (1869 - 1937)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Amos Weaver, United States Army, for most distinguished gallantry on ...

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James W. Webb (1841 - 1915)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private James W. Webb, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 30 Aug...

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Alason/Alanson Pitts Webber (1828 - 1902)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Musician Alason P. Webber, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 27...

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Lester William Weber (1948 - 1969)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Lance Corporal Lester William Weber (MCSN: 2323793), United States...

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Henry Webster, USN, Medal of Honor (1845 - 1910)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Landsman Henry S. Webster, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in ac...

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Charles H. Weeks (1837 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain of the Foretop Charles H. Weeks, United States Navy, for extraordinary...

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John Henry Weeks (1845 - 1911)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private John Henry Weeks, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 12 ...

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Ellis R. Weicht (1916 - 1944)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Sergeant Ellis R. Weicht, United States Army, for conspicuous gall...

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Paul H. Weinert (1869 - 1919)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Paul H. Weinert, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 2...

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Henry Cary Weir (1840 - 1927)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain & Assistant Adjutant General Henry Cary Weir, United States Army, for ...

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Albert Weisbogel, Medal of Honor (1844 - 1919)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor (First Award) to Captain of the Mizzen Top Albert Weisbogel, United States Navy, ...

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Enoch R. Weiss (1848 - 1917)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Enoch R. Weiss, United States Army, for gallantry in action with India...

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Ira Clinton Welborn (1874 - 1956)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Second Lieutenant Ira Clinton Welborn, United States Army, for extraordinary h...

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Charles H. Welch (1845 - 1915)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Charles H. Welch, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on Ju...

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George W. Welch (deceased)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private George W. Welch, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 16 D...

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Michael Welch (1843 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Michael Welch, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 5 Octob...

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Richard Welch (1828 - 1894)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Richard Welch, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 2 Apr...

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Stephen Welch (1824 - 1906)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Stephen Welch, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 8 May...

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Seth Lathrop Weld (1879 - 1958)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Seth Lathrop Weld, United States Army, for most distinguished gallant...

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Henry S. Wells (1842 - 1864)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Private Henry S. Wells, United States Army, for extraordinary hero...

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Thomas McCoy Wells (1841 - 1901)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Chief Bugler Thomas McCoy Wells, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism...

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Edward Welsh (1843 - 1929)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Edward Welsh, United States Army, for gallantry in the charge of the v...

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James Welsh (1846 - 1916)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private James Welsh, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 30 July ...

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Bruno Hugo Wende (1859 - 1929)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Bruno Wende, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 1 July 1...

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Chester Howard West (1888 - 1935)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Chester Howard West (ASN: 2263711), United States Army, for ext...

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Ernest Edison West MP

Wurtland, Greenup, Kentucky, USA

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Ernest Edison West (ASN: 52151286), United States Army, for conspicuou...

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Colonel Frank West (1850 - 1923)

) Frank West (September 26, 1850 – August 26, 1923) was a United States Army Colonel who was a recipient of the Medal of Honor for actions in fighting Indians at the Battle of Big Dry Wash, ...

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Walter Scott West (1872 - 1943)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Walter Scott West, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroi...

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Karl Westa (1875 - 1949)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Chief Machinist Karl Westa, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in t...

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William Westerhold (1836 - 1910)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant William Westerhold, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on ...

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John Francis Weston (1845 - 1917)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Major John Francis Weston, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 13...

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John C. Wetherby (1880 - 1899)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Private John C. Wetherby, United States Army, for most distinguish...

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Gary George Wetzel MP

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Specialist Fourth Class Gary George Wetzel (ASN: RA-16860289), United States A...

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Walter C. Wetzel (1919 - 1945)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Private First Class Walter C. Wetzel, United States Army, for cons...

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Roy Mitchell Wheat (1947 - 1967)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Lance Corporal Roy Mitchell Wheat (MCSN: 2242728), United States M...

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Major General Loyd Wheaton (1838 - 1918)

Loyd Wheaton (July 15, 1838 - September 17, 1918) was a United States general who fought in the Philippine-American War and in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Early Life Wheaton was...

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Daniel Davis Wheeler (1841 - 1916)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Infantry) Daniel Davis Wheeler, United States Army, for dist...

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George Huber Wheeler (1881 - 1957)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Shipfitter First Class George Huber Wheeler, United States Navy, for bravery a...

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Henry W. Wheeler (1841 - 1904)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Henry W. Wheeler, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 21 ...

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Gen. William Wherry, Medal of Honor (c.1836 - c.1918)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Infantry) William Macky Wherry, United States Army, for extr...

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Rear Adm. Richard E. Byrd, Jr., Polar Explorer (1888 - 1957)

Rear Admiral Richard Evelyn Byrd, Jr., USN (October 25, 1888 – March 11, 1957) was a naval officer who specialized in feats of exploration. He was a pioneering American aviator, polar explorer...

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Paul Joseph Wiedorfer (1921 - 2011)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Staff Sergeant Paul Joseph Wiedorfer, United States Army, for conspicuous gall...

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Jacob Widmer (1845 - 1880)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Jacob Widmer, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on ...

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Andrew J. Widick MP (1842 - 1929)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Andrew J. Widick, United States Army, for gallantry in the charge of t...

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John Hunter Wickersham (1890 - 1918)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Second Lieutenant (Infantry) J. Hunter Wickersham, United States A...

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Jerry Wayne Wickam (1942 - 1968)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Corporal Jerry Wayne Wickam (ASN: 54807388), United States Army, f...

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Lt. Colonel Charles White Whittlesey MP (1884 - 1921)

From Wikipedia (English) : The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Major (Infantry) Charles White Whittlesey, United...

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Hulon Brooke Whittington (1921 - 1969)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Hulon Brooke Whittington, United States Army, for conspicuous gallant...

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Edward Newton Whittier (1841 - 1902)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Field Artillery) Edward Newton Whittier, United States Army,...

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William G. Whitney (1840 - 1915)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant William G. Whitney, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on ...

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John W. Whitmore (1844 - 1913)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private John W. Whitmore, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 9 A...

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Frank M. Whitman (1838 - 1918)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Frank M. Whitman, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 17 ...

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Daniel Whitfield (1821 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Quartermaster Daniel Whitfield, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism ...

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Eli Lamar Whiteley (1913 - 1986)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant Eli Lamar Whiteley (ASN: 0-1310907), United States Army, for ...

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John Milton Whitehead (1823 - 1909)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Chaplain John Milton Whitehead, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism ...

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Patrick H. White (1832 - 1915)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (Field Artillery) Patrick H. White, United States Army, for extraordin...

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Joseph White (1840 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Coxswain Joseph White, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in action...

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John Henry White (1835 - 1912)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private John Henry White, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 23 ...

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Edward White (1877 - 1908)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Edward White, United States Army, for most distinguished gallantry on ...

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Adam White (1823 - 1895)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Adam White, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 2 April ...

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William H. Wilcox (1840 - 1913)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant William H. Wilcox, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 1...

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Wilber Elliiott Wilder (1857 - 1952)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Cavalry) Wilber Elliiott Wilder, United States Army, for ext...

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James Wiley (1835 - 1865)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Sergeant James Wiley, United States Army, for extraordinary herois...

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Franklin L. Wilcox (1830 - 1898)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Ordinary Seaman Franklin L. Wilcox, United States Navy, for extraordinary hero...

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William Hale Wilbur (1888 - 1979)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Colonel William Hale Wilbur, United States Army, for conspicuous gallantry and...

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Hilliard Almond Wilbanks (1933 - 1967)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Captain Hilliard Almond Wilbanks (AFSN: 3056748), United States Ai...

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Thomas W. Wigle (1909 - 1944)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Second Lieutenant Thomas W. Wigle (ASN: 0-1314729), United States ...

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Frederick Alber, PVT (1838 - 1913)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Frederick Alber, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 12 M...

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William J Archinal, CPL (1840 - 1919)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal William J. Archinal, United States Army, for gallantry in the charge ...

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Richard Binder, SGT (1839 - 1912)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Richard Binder, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism...

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Abraham Cohn, SGM MP (1832 - 1897)

American Civil War Union Army Sergeant Major and recipient to the highest military decoration for valor in combat — the Medal of Honor — for having distinguished himself at the Battle of ...

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Capt. Hubert Dilger, Medal of Honor (1836 - 1911)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (Field Artillery) Hubert Dilger, United States Army, for extraordinary...

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Musician Richard Enderlin (1843 - 1930)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Musician Richard Enderlin, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism from ...

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Pvt. Peter Kapesser, Medal of Honor (1839 - 1930)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Peter Kappesser, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 24 N...

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Harry Kline, PVT (1841 - 1901)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Harry Kline, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 6 April ...

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Musician J. C. Julius Langbein (1845 - 1910)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Musician Johann Christoph Julius Langbein, United States Army, for extraordina...

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Theodore Schwan, 1LT (1841 - 1926)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Infantry) Theodore Schwan, United States Army, for extraordi...

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William Wells, Quartermaster (1832 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Quartermaster William Wells, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in ...

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Walter J. Williams (b. - 1945)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to First Lieutenant (Infantry) Walter J. Will, United States Army, fo...

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Theodore Stark Wilkinson, Jr. (1888 - 1946)

Theodore Stark "Ping" Wilkinson (December 22, 1888 – February 21, 1946) was a Vice-Admiral of the United States Navy during World War II. He also received the Medal of Honor for his actions in...

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Raymond Harrell Wilkins (1917 - 1943)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Major (Air Corps) Raymond Harrell Wilkins, United States Army Air ...

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Leander A. Wilkins (deceased)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Leander A. Wilkins, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on ...

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Edward G. Wilkins (1917 - 1945)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Corporal Edward G. Wilkin, United States Army, for conspicuous gal...

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Perry Wilkes (1830 - 1889)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Pilot Perry Wilkes, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in action wh...

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Henry Wilkes (1845 - 1888)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Landsman Henry Wilkes, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in action...

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Henry Wilkens (1855 - 1895)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Henry Wilkens, United States Army, for bravery in actions with ...

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Julius August Robert Wilke (1860 - 1914)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Boatswain's Mate First Class Julius August Robert Wilke, United States Navy, f...

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George Wilhelm (1829 - 1920)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (Infantry) George Wilhelm, United States Army, for extraordinary heroi...

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John Williams, III (deceased)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Boatswain's Mate John Williams, II, United States Navy, for extraordinary hero...

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Hershel Woodrow "Woody" Williams MP

Ona, WV, USA

Hershel Woodrow "Woody" Williams (born October 2, 1923) is a retired United States Marine who received the Medal of Honor for his actions in the Battle of Iwo Jima during World War II. The President ...

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Henry Williams (1834 - 1917)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Carpenter's Mate Henry Williams, United States Navy, for gallant and heroic co...

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George C. Williams (1839 - 1926)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Quartermaster Sergeant George C. Williams, United States Army, for extraordina...

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Frank Williams (1871 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Seaman Frank Williams, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in action...

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Ernest Calvin Williams (1887 - 1940)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant Ernest Calvin Williams (MCSN: 0-1239), United States Marine...

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Elwood N. Williams (1842 - 1921)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Elwood N. Williams, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 6...

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Dewayne Thomas Williams (1949 - 1968)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Private First Class Dewayne Thomas Williams (MCSN: 2420506), Unite...

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