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James Irsley Poynter (1916 - 1950)

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 Irsley Poynter (MCSN: 369715), United States Marine...

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Anund Charles Roark (1948 - 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 Anund Charles Roark (ASN: 18836699), United States Army, ...

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Henry Frank Schroeder (1874 - 1959)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Henry Frank Schroeder, United States Army, for most distinguished gal...

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Robert Semple (1887 - 1943)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Chief Gunner Robert Semple, United States Navy, for meritorious service under ...

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William Zuiderveld, Medal of Honor (1888 - 1978)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Hospital Apprentice First Class William Zuiderveld, United States Navy, for ex...

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Edward Andrew Bennett (1920 - 1983)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Edward Andrew Bennett, United States Army, for conspicuous gallantry ...

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Vito R Bertoldo (1916 - 1966)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Master Sergeant Vito R. Bertoldo, United States Army, for conspicuous gallantr...

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John Joseph Clausey (1875 - 1951)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Chief Gunner's Mate John Joseph Clausey, United States Navy, for extraordinary...

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John Olof Dahlgren (1872 - 1963)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal John Olof Dahlgren, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary her...

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John Francis Deswan (1876 - 1956)

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

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Mosheim Feaster (1867 - 1950)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Mosheim Feaster, United States Army, for extraordinary gallantry on 29...

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Paul Hellstrom Foster (1939 - 1967)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Sergeant Paul Hellstrom Foster (MCSN: 1903536), United States Mari...

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Edward Herrick Gibson (1872 - 1942)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Edward Herrick Gibson, United States Army, for most distinguished gal...

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Nelson Miles Holderman (1885 - 1953)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (Infantry) Nelson Miles Holderman, United States Army, for extraordina...

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William Russell Huber (1902 - 1982)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Machinist's Mate William Russell Huber, United States Navy, for extraordinary ...

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Reinhardt John Keppler (1918 - 1942)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Boatswain's Mate First Class Reinhardt John Keppler, United States...

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Hugh Patrick Mullin (1878 - 1948)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Seaman Hugh Patrick Mullin, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in t...

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Stuart S Stryker (1924 - 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 Stuart S. Stryker, United States Army, for con...

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Robert Harley Young (1929 - 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 Robert Harley Young (ASN: 19255270), United St...

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Chris Carr aka Christos H. Karaberis (1914 - 1970)

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

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George H Eldridge (1846 - 1918)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant George H. Eldridge, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 12...

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Harry Harvey (1873 - 1929)

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

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Luther P Kaltenbach (1843 - 1922)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Luther P. Kaltenbach, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism o...

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William F Lukes (1847 - 1923)

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

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George McKee (1845 - 1892)

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

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Edward Murphy (1845 - 1924)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Edward Murphy, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 20 Octob...

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Edwin Phoenix (1846 - 1932)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Edwin Phoenix, United States Army, for gallantry in action on S...

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Samuel Porter (1843 - 1920)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Farrier Samuel Porter, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 12...

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Charles Wesley Rundle (1842 - 1924)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Charles Wesley Rundle, United States Army, for gallantry in the ...

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Griffin Seward (1842 - 1908)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Wagoner Griffin Seward, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 2...

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Timothy Sullivan (1835 - 1910)

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

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James Sweeney (1845 - 1931)

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

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Robert H Von Schlick (1875 - 1941)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Robert H. Von Schlick, United States Army, for gallantry in acti...

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John Balch, Medal of Honor (c.1896 - 1980)

Awards The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Pharmacist's Mate First Class John Henry Balch, United States N...

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Colonel Mitchell Paige U.S.M.C. Pejić MP (1918 - 2003)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Platoon Sergeant Mitchell Paige, United States Marine Corps, for extraor...

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William Allen (1836 - 1892)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant William Allen, United States Army, for gallantry in actio...

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William Badders, Medal of Honor (c.1900 - 1986)

Awards The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Chief Machinist's Mate William Badders, United States Navy, for...

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James Coey (1841 - 1918)

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

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Matthias Walter Day (1853 - 1927)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Second Lieutenant Matthias Walter Day , United States Army, for extraord...

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Major General William Frishe Dean, Sr. (1899 - 1981)

Medal of Honor recipient William Dean graduated from the University of California at Berkeley in 1922. Commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the California National Guard in 1921, he was tendered a Re...

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Reginald B Desiderio (1912 - 1950)

Reginald Desiderio entered active duty in the U.S. Army from the California National Guard, when his unit was federalized in 1941. With an O.C.S. Commission, he served during the war in Southern France...

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Abraham Desomer (1884 - 1974)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Abraham Desomer , United States Navy, for extraordinary heroi...

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Kern Wayne Dunagan (1934 - 1991)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Major (Infantry), [then Captain] Kern Wayne Dunagan , United States Army...

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William Foster (1832 - 1880)

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

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Maj. General Frederick N. Funston (1865 - 1917)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Colonel (Infantry) Frederick Funston, Sr ., United States Army, for most...

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Rade Grbitch (1870 - 1910)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Seaman Rade Grbitch , United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism on b...

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John Chowning Gresham (1851 - 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 (Cavalry) John Chowning Gresham , United States Army, f...

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Franz Anton Itrich (1853 - 1933)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Chief Carpenter's Mate Franz Anton Itrich , United States Navy, for extr...

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Robert Sidney Kennemore (1920 - 1989)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Staff Sergeant Robert Sidney Kennemore (MCSN: 285921), United States Mar...

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John Sterling Lawton (1858 - 1909)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant John Sterling Lawton , United States Army, for coolness and ste...

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Cornelius J Leahy (1872 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Private Cornelius J. Leahy , United States Army, for disting...

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James Madison (1842 - 1926)

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

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John Mitchell (1846 - 1904)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant John Mitchell , United States Army, for gallantry in enga...

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Albert Moore (1862 - 1916)

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

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Louis C Mosher (1880 - 1958)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Second Lieutenant Louis C. Mosher , United States Army, for most disting...

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Adam Neder (1865 - 1910)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Adam Neder , United States Army, for distinguished bravery on Dec...

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William Russell Parnell (1836 - 1910)

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 Russell Parnell , United States Army, f...

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Reuben Jasper Phillips (1874 - 1936)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Reuben Jasper Phillips , United States Marine Corps, for extraord...

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Norman W Ressler (1873 - 1914)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Norman W. Ressler , United States Army, for extraordinary heroism...

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Lloyd Martin Seibert (1889 - 1972)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Lloyd Martin Seibert (ASN: 2266821), United States Army, for extr...

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George Mathews Shelton (1877 - 1949)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private George Mathews Shelton , United States Army, for most distinguishe...

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Andrew Vincent Stoltenberg (1866 - 1921)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Gunner's Mate Second Class Andrew Vincent Stoltenberg, United States Navy,...

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Bernard Taylor (1844 - 1875)

Bernard Taylor Date of birth: 1844 Date of death: April 14, 1875 Burial Location: San Francisco, California Place of Birth: St. Louis, Missouri Home of record: Washington, D.C. Status: KI...

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William H Thompkins (1872 - 1916)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to THOMPKINS, WILLIAM H. Rank and Organization: Private, Troop G, 10th U.S. Cava...

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George Weed Wallace, Col (1872 - 1946)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to WALLACE, GEORGE W. Rank and Organization: Second Lieutenant, 9th U.S. Infantr...

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Axel Westermark (1875 - 1911)

Axel Westermark (1875-1911) Birth: Apr. 8, 1875, Finland - Death: May 7, 1911 California, USA Boxer Rebellion Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Bergo, Finland, he served in the United States Navy d...

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William Wilson (1847 - 1895)

William Wilson (1847-1895) DOUBLE RECIPIENT of the Medal of Honor Earned FIRST Medal of Honor During the Indian Campaigns For heroism March 28, 1872 at Colorado Valley, TX Earned SECOND Medal of Ho...

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Orisoba Spence (1847 - 1876)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to SPENCE, ORIZOBA Rank and Organization: Private, Company G, 8th U.S. Cavalry. ...

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Andrew J Weaher, PVT (1842 - 1920)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to WEAHER, ANDREW J. Rank and Organization: Private, Company B, 8th U.S. Cavalry...

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Josiah Pennsyl, SGT (1845 - d.)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to PENNSYL, JOSIAH Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company M, 6th U.S. Cavalry....

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Richard Longstreet Tea, SGT (1842 - 1911)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to TEA, RICHARD L. Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company H, 6th U.S. Cavalry....

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Nicholas Foran, SGT (1844 - 1927)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to FORAN, NICHOLAS Rank and Organization: Private, Company L, 8th U.S. Cavalry. ...

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John James Mitchell, CPL (1846 - 1898)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to MITCHELL, JOHN J. Rank and Organization: Corporal, Company L, 8th U.S. Cavalr...

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Frederick Platten, 1SG (1849 - 1939)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to PLATTEN, FREDERICK Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company H, 6th U.S. Caval...

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M Waldo Hatler (1894 - d.)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to HATLER, M. WALDO Rank and Organization: Sergeant, U.S. Army, Company B, 356th...

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Joshua Byron Hartzog (1866 - 1939)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to HARTZOG, JOSHUA B. Rank and Organization: Private, Company E, 1st U.S. Ar...

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Daniel Richmond Edwards, Maj (1888 - 1967)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to EDWARDS, DANIEL R. Rank and Organization: Private First Class, U.S. Army, Com...

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George Taylor (1830 - 1893)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to TAYLOR, GEORGE Rank and Organization: Armorer, U.S. Navy. Born: 1830, Water...

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Whitt Lloyd Moreland, PFC (1930 - 1951)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to MORELAND, WHITT L. Rank and organization: Private First Class, U.S. Marine ...

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John Kennedy (1834 - 1910)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to KENNEDY, JOHN Rank and Organization: Private, Company M, 2d U.S. Artillery....

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John King (1862 - 1938)

Two Medals of Honor The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to KING, JOHN First Award - Peace Time Heroism Rank an...

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Clarence Byrle Craft, PFC (1921 - 2002)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to CRAFT, CLARENCE B. Rank and organization: Private, First Class, U.S. Army, Compan...

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Earl Davis Gregory (1897 - 1972)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to GREGORY, EARL D. Rank and Organization: Sergeant, U.S. Army, Headquarters Com...

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SSgt James L. Bondsteel, Medal of Honor (1947 - 1987)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to BONDSTEEL, JAMES LEROY Rank and organization: Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army, Comp...

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Charles L Gilliland (1933 - d.)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to GILLILAND, CHARLES L. Rank and organization: Corporal (then Pfc.), U.S. Army, C...

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Gilbert Georgie Collier (1930 - 1953)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to COLLIER, GILBERT G. Rank and organization: Sergeant (then Cpl.), U.S. Army, Com...

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Lloyd "Scooter" Leslie Burke (1924 - 1999)

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

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Jack Williams (1924 - d.)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to WILLIAMS, JACK Rank and Organization: Pharmacist's Mate Third Class, U.S. Naval...

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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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William J Franks (1830 - d.)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to FRANKS, WILLIAM J. Rank and Organization: Seaman, U.S. Navy. Born: 1830, Ch...

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Lt. James M. Sprayberry, Medal of Honor (1947 - d.)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to SPRAYBERRY, JAMES M . Rank and organization: Captain (then 1st Lt.), U.S. Army,...

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William Wayne Seay, SGT (1948 - 1968)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to SEAY, WILLIAM W. Rank and organization: Sergeant, U.S. Army, 62d Transportation...

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Don Leslie Michael, SP$ (1947 - 1967)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to MICHAEL, DON LESLIE Rank and organization: Specialist Fourth Class, U.S. Ar...

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Robert Lewis Howard (1939 - d.)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to HOWARD, ROBERT L. Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, U.S. Army, 5th Speci...

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Rodney John Evans, SSG (1948 - 1969)

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to EVANS, RODNEY J. Rank and organization: Sergeant, U.S. Army, Company D, 1st B...

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