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Charles Quincy Williams (1933 - 1982)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant Charles Quincy Williams, United States Army, for conspicuous ...

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Augustus Williams (1842 - d.)

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

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Antonio Williams (1825 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Seaman Antonio Williams, United States Navy, for courage and fidelity displaye...

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Anthony Williams (1822 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sailmaker's Mate Anthony Williams, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroi...

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Charles H. Willey (1889 - 1977)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Machinist Charles H. Willey, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in ...

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Louis Edward Willett (1945 - 1967)

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 Louis Edward Willett (ASN: 51580250), United S...

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Louis Williams (1845 - 1886)

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 Hold Louis Williams, United States Navy, for gall...

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Leroy Williams (1845 - 1930)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Leroy Williams, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 3 Ju...

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John Williams (1828 - 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 Maintop John Williams, United States Navy, for extraordinary he...

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John Williams (1832 - d.)

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

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Jay Purdy Williams (1873 - 1938)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Coxswain Jay P. Williams, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in act...

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James Elliott Williams (1930 - 1999)

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 James Elliott Williams (NSN: 9908934), United Sta...

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John McLennon (1855 - 1888)

Patrick Rogan and Medal of Honor recipient Milden Wilson became brothers-in-law when they married the sisters of fellow Medal of Honor recipient John McLennon. All three men earned the Medals of Honor ...

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Patrick Rogan (1847 - 1912)

Patrick Rogan and Medal of Honor recipient Milden Wilson became brothers-in-law when they married the sisters of fellow Medal of Honor recipient John McLennon. All three men earned the Medals of Honor ...

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Lt James I. Christiancy, Medal of Honor MP (c.1844 - 1899)

James Isaac Christiancy (1844-December 18, 1899), was First Lieutenant, United States Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor during the American Civil War. Medal of Honor The President of the Unit...

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Charles A Lindbergh, II MP (1902 - 1974)

Charles Augustus Lindbergh (February 4, 1902 – August 26, 1974) (nicknamed "Slim", "Lucky Lindy", and "The Lone Eagle") was an American aviator, author, inventor, explorer, and social activist. ...

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Robert Lee Wilson (1921 - 1944)

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 Robert Lee Wilson, United States Marine Corps,...

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Richard Gene Wilson (1931 - 1950)

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 Richard Gene Wilson (ASN: 17252005), United St...

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Milden H Wilson (1847 - 1924)

Milden Wilson and Medal of Honor recipient Patrick Rogan became brothers-in-law when they married the sisters of fellow Medal of Honor recipient John McLennon. All three men earned the Medals of Honor ...

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General Louis Hugh Wilson, Jr (1920 - 2005)

From July 1, 1975 to June 30, 1979, General Wilson served as the 26th Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps. Medal of Honor The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, tak...

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Brigadier General John Moulder Wilson (USA) (1837 - 1919)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Corps of Engineers) John Moulder Wilson, United States Army,...

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Private John Alfred Wilson (USA) (1833 - 1904)

Participated in the Great Locomotive Chase, or Andrews' Raid, a military raid that occurred April 12, 1862 in northern Georgia during the American Civil War. After abandoning THE GENERAL, Wilson an...

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John Wilson (deceased)

Date of death: Unknown Place of Birth: England, England Home of record: Jersey City, New Jersey The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in present...

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Francis A Wilson (1840 - 1888)

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

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Christopher W Wilson (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 Christopher W. Wilson, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism o...

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Charles E Wilson (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 Charles E. Wilson, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 6...

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Benjamin F Wilson (1922 - 1988)

Benjamin Wilson was a Corporal stationed at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, on December 7, 1941. Subsequently obtaining an O.C.S. commission, he volunteered repeatedly for combat duty during WWII, but rema...

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Benjamin Wilson (1843 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Benjamin Wilson, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 5 Octo...

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August Wilson (1864 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Boilermaker August Wilson, United States Navy, for gallant conduct while servi...

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Arthur Harrison Wilson (1881 - 1953)

Arthur Wilson graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, Class of 1904. He retired as a U.S. Army Colonel. Medal of Honor The President of the United States of America, in the name of ...

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Alfred Mac Wilson (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 Private First Class Alfred Mac Wilson (MCSN: 2421744), United Stat...

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Alfred Leonard Wilson (1918 - 1944)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Technician Fifth Grade Alfred Leonard Wilson, United States Army, ...

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Henry Wills (1842 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Henry Wills, United States Army, for services against hostile Indians ...

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Richard Willis (1826 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Coxswain Richard Willis, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in acti...

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John Harlan Willis (1921 - 1945)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Pharmacist's Mate First Class John Harlan Willis, United States Na...

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George Willis (1839 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Coxswain George Willis, United States Navy, for distinguished and heroic condu...

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James Alexander Williamson (1829 - 1902)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Colonel James Alexander Williamson, United States Army, for extraordinary hero...

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William Haliday Williams (1845 - 1916)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private William Haliday Williams, United States Army, for extraordinary herois...

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William Williams (1840 - d.)

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

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Robert Williams (1837 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Signal Quartermaster Robert Williams, United States Navy, for extraordinary he...

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Peter Williams MP (1831 - 1863)

Peter Williams was a Civil War Medal of Honor awardee. He served in the Union Navy from July 30, 1861 until his death on May 31, 1863. Citation The President of the United States of America, in t...

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Pvt. Frank P. Witek, Medal of Honor (1921 - 1944)

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 Frank Peter Witek, United States Marine Corps ...

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Joseph Witcome (1846 - 1869)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Joseph Witcome, United States Army, for bravery in scouts and actions ...

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Lewis S. Wisner (1841 - 1906)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Corps of Engineers) Lewis S. Wisner, United States Army, for...

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Homer Lee Wise (1917 - 1974)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Staff Sergeant Homer L. Wise, United States Army, for conspicuous gallantry an...

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Sgt. William Winterbottom, Medal of Honor (c.1847 - 1932)

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

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Lt. William Winegar, Medal of Honor (1844 - 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 (Cavalry) William W. Winegar, United States Army, for extraor...

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Claron Windus (1850 - 1927)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Bugler Claron Windus, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 12 July 1...

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Sgt. William G. Windrich, Medal of Honor (1921 - 1950)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Staff Sergeant William Gordon Windrich (MCSN: 266468), United Stat...

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Sergeant Charles Windolph, Medal of Honor (1851 - 1950)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Charles Windolph, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on Jun...

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David Francis Winder (1946 - 1970)

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 David Francis Winder, United States Army, for ...

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Bryant Homer Womack (1931 - 1952)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Private Bryant Homer Womack (ASN: 53101317), United States Army, f...

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Private John Wollam (USA) (1838 - 1890)

Participated in the Great Locomotive Chase, or Andrews' Raid, a military raid that occurred April 12, 1862 in northern Georgia during the American Civil War. The President of the United States of A...

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Nels T. Wold MP (1895 - 1918)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Private Nels T. Wold (ASN: 2140528), United States Army, for extra...

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Matthew "Boss" Quay, Senator, Medal of Honor (c.1833 - c.1904)

Matthew Stanley Quay (September 30, 1833 – May 28, 1904) was an immensely powerful Pennsylvania political boss; "kingmaker" (Benjamin Harrison, 1888). "Boss" Quay's political principles and ac...

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Edward Wright (1829 - 1901)

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

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Albert D. Wright (1842 - 1926)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (Infantry) Albert D. Wright, United States Army, for extraordinary her...

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William J. Wray (1845 - 1919)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant William J. Wray, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 12 ...

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George G. Wortman MP (1841 - 1913)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant George G. Wortman, United States Army, for bravery in scouts and acti...

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Pvt. Joseph Wortick, Medal of Honor (1837 - 1910)

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

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Seaman Charles Woram, Medal of Honor (1845 - 1897)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Seaman Charles B. Woram, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in acti...

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John Woon, USN, Medal of Honor (1823 - d.)

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 Woon, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in a...

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Evan M. Woodward (1838 - 1904)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant & Adjutant Evan M. Woodward, United States Army, for extraord...

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Samuel Woods (1838 - 1885)

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

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Daniel A. Woods (1842 - 1894)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Daniel A. Woods, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 6 Ap...

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Carle Augustus Woodruff (1841 - 1913)

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) Carle Augustus Woodruff, United States Ar...

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Alonzo Woodruff (1839 - 1917)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Alonzo Woodruff, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 27 ...

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Howard E. Woodford (1921 - 1945)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Staff Sergeant Howard E. Woodford, United States Army, for conspic...

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Lt. Samuel Woodfill, Medal of Honor (1883 - 1951)

Samuel Woodfill (January 6, 1883-August 10, 1951) was a Major in the United States Army. He was a veteran of the Philippine–American War, World War I, and World War II. Woodfill was one of the m...

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Eri Davidson Woodbury (1837 - 1928)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Eri Davidson Woodbury, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism ...

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Zachariah T. Woodall (1850 - 1899)

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

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William H. Woodall (deceased)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Civilian Scout William H. Woodall, a United States Civilian, for extraordinary...

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Robert B. Wood (1836 - 1878)

Medal of Honor See more recipients of this award Awarded for actions during the Civil War The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Me...

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Richard H. Wood (1833 - 1903)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (Infantry) Richard H. Wood, United States Army, for extraordinary hero...

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2nd Lieutenant Mark Wood (USA) (1839 - 1866)

Participated in the Great Locomotive Chase, or Andrews' Raid, a military raid that occurred April 12, 1862 in northern Georgia during the American Civil War. Five feet 7 inches tall, dark complexio...

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William Wright (1835 - d.)

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

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Samuel Cole Wright (1842 - 1906)

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

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Samuel Wright (1828 - 1918)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Samuel Wright, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 15 Fe...

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Robert Wright (1828 - 1885)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Robert Wright, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 1 Octobe...

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Raymond Richard "Buzzer" Wright (1945 - 1999)

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 Raymond Richard "Buzzer" Wright, United States Army, f...

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Andrew Jackson Young (1837 - 1910)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Andrew J. Young, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 5 A...

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Sgt. Gordon Yntema, Medal of Honor (1945 - 1968)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Sergeant Gordon Douglas Yntema (ASN: 16764592), United States Army...

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Pvt. Jacob Yeager, Medal of Honor (1841 - 1909)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Jacob F. Yeager, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 11 M...

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Maximo Yabes (1932 - 1967)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to First Sergeant Maximo Yabes (ASN: 19406251), United States Army, f...

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William Wilson (1847 - 1895)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor (First Award) to Sergeant William Wilson, United States Army, for extraordinary h...

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Marvin Rex Young (1947 - 1968)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Staff Sergeant Marvin Rex Young (ASN: 18765849), United States Arm...

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James Marvin Young (1843 - 1913)

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

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Horatio Nelson Young (1845 - 1913)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Seaman Horatio Nelson Young, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in ...

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Gerald Orren Young (1930 - 1990)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain Gerald Orren Young, United States Air Force, for conspicuous gallantry...

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Frank Albert Young (1876 - 1941)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Frank Albert Young, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary hero...

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Edward B. Young (1835 - 1867)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Coxswain Edward B. Young, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in act...

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Cassin Young (1894 - 1942)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Commander Cassin Young (NSN: 0-9615), United States Navy, for distinguished co...

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Calvary Morris Young (1840 - 1909)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Calvary Morris Young, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism o...

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John P. Yount (1850 - 1872)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private John P. Yount, United States Army, for gallantry in action with Indian...

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Pvt. John Younker, 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 Private John L. Younker, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 9 Au...

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William Young (1835 - d.)

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 William Young, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism ...

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Rodger Wilton Young (1918 - 1943)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Private Rodger W. Young (ASN: 20504613), United States Army, for c...

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Sgt. Fred W. Zabitosky, Medal of Honor (1942 - 1996)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant First Class Fred William Zabitosky (ASN: RA-12587013), United States ...

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Maj. Jay Zeamer, Medal of Honor (1918 - 2007)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Major (Air Corps), [then Captain] Jay Zeamer, United States Army Air Forces, f...

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Herman Ziegner (1864 - 1898)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Herman Ziegner, United States Army, for conspicuous bravery on Decembe...

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