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Henry A. Thompson (1841 - 1889)

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

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James B. Thompson (1843 - 1875)

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

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James Harry Thompson (1824 - 1896)

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

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John Thompson (1842 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant John Thompson, United States Army, for bravery in action with Indians...

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John J. Thompson (1838 - 1915)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal John J. Thompson, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 6 ...

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Joseph Henry Thompson (1871 - 1928)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Major (Infantry) Joseph Henry Thompson, United States Army, for extraordinary ...

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Max Thompson (1922 - 1997)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Max Thompson, United States Army, for conspicuous gallantry and intre...

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Peter Thompson (1854 - 1928)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Peter Thompson, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 25 Ju...

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Thomas W. Thompson (1839 - 1927)

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

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William P. Thompson (1844 - 1864)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Sergeant William P. Thompson, United States Army, for extraordinar...

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First Lieutenant Clifford Thomson (1834 - 1912)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant Clifford Thomson, United States Army, for extraordinary heroi...

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William G. Thordsen, USN, Medal of Honor (1879 - 1932)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Coxswain William George Thordsen, United States Navy, for heroism and gallantr...

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Second Lieutenant Walter Thorn (1844 - 1920)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Second Lieutenant Walter Thorn, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism ...

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Corporal Horace Marvin Thorne (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 Corporal Horace Marvin Thorne (ASN: 32012364), United States Army,...

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Seaman Michael Thornton MP (1856 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Seaman Michael Thornton, United States Navy, for gallant and heroic conduct in...

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Engineman First Class Michael Edwin Thornton MP

The SEAL officer rescued by Petty Officer Thornton was Lieutenant Thomas Norris, who six months earlier earned the Medal of Honor in the daring rescue of two downed airmen. The President of the Unite...

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Private First Class John F. Thorson (1920 - 1944)

A Red Cross Club in Korea has been dedicated to PFC Thorson, and an Army Transport was dedicated in his name. The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in pr...

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Private Andrew W. Tibbets (1830 - 1898)

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

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Major and Surgeon Henry Remsen Tilton (1836 - 1906)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Major and Surgeon Henry Remsen Tilton, United States Army, for extraordinary h...

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Sergeant William Tilton (1834 - 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 Tilton, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 1864...

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Sergeant Grant Frederick Timmerman (1919 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Sergeant Grant Frederick Timmerman, United States Marine Corps, fo...

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Corporal Eugene M. Tinkham (1842 - 1909)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Eugene M. Tinkham, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 3...

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Sergeant Charles Titus (1838 - 1921)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Charles Titus, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 6 Apr...

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Sergeant James W. Toban (1845 - 1903)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant James W. Toban, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 11 F...

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Sergeant Major Edward Parsons Tobie, Jr. (1838 - 1900)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Major Edward Parsons Tobie, Jr., United States Army, for extraordinar...

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First Lieutenant John Michael Tobin (1841 - 1898)

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 John Michael Tobin, United States Army, for extrao...

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Landsman Paul Tobin MP (deceased)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Landsman Paul Tobin, United States Navy, for gallant and heroic conduct while ...

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Quartermaster Samuel Todd (1815 - d.)

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

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First Lieutenant John James Toffey (1844 - 1911)

John James Toffey (June 1, 1844 – March 13, 1911) was a United States Union Army officer during the American Civil War who received the Medal of Honor. Civil War Serving first as a Private...

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Frank Tolan (1854 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Frank Tolan, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 25 June ...

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Chief Watertender Peter Tomich (1893 - 1941)

Five years before World War I began, Peter Tomich (Tonic) immigrated to the United States. When war broke out he enlisted in the U.S. Army where he served until January 13, 1919. He received U.S. Citiz...

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First Lieutenant John Joseph Tominac (1922 - 1998)

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) John Joseph Tominac, United States Army, for consp...

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Corporal Andrew J. Tomlin (1845 - 1905)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Andrew J. Tomlin, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroi...

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Sergeant Aaron B. Tompkins (1844 - 1931)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Aaron B. Tompkins, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 5...

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Thomas Toohey (1835 - 1918)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Thomas Toohey, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 30 Nove...

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William Toomer (1831 - 1901)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant William Toomer, United States Army, for gallantry in the charge of th...

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Martin Torinus Torgerson (1875 - 1935)

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 Third Class Martin Torinus Torgerson, United States Navy, for ex...

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Ernest R. Torgler (1840 - 1923)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Ernest R. Torgler, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 2...

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John Roderick Towle (1924 - 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 John Roderick Towle, United States Army, for conspicuous g...

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Julius Curtis Townsend (1881 - 1939)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Julius Curtis Townsend, United States Navy, for distinguished condu...

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Frederick Ernest Toy, Capt. (1866 - 1933)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Frederick Ernest Toy, United States Army, for bravery on 29 Dec...

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Andrew Jackson Tozier (1838 - 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 Jackson Tozier, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism ...

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Amasa Sawyer Tracy (1829 - 1908)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Colonel Amasa Sawyer Tracy, United States Army, for extraordinary h...

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Charles H. Tracy (1833 - 1911)

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. Tracy, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism while...

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John Tracy (1848 - 1918)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private John Tracy, United States Army, for bravery in action with Indians on ...

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William Gardner Tracy (1842 - 1924)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Second Lieutenant William Gardner Tracy, United States Army, for extraordinary...

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Jacob Trautman (1840 - 1898)

Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a First Sergeant in the United States Army in Company I, 7th US Cavalry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on December 29, 189...

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Cpl. Andrew Traynor, Medal of Honor (c.1843 - 1920)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Andrew Traynor, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 16 M...

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Jack Lemaster Treadwell, Col. (1919 - 1977)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (Infantry), [then First Lieutenant] Jack LeMaster Treadwell (ASN: 0-17...

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Howell Burr Treat (1833 - 1912)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Howell B. Treat, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 11 ...

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Henry Edwin Tremain (1840 - 1910)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Major & Aide-de-Camp Henry Edwin Tremain, United States Army, for extraordinar...

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William Beattie Trembley (1877 - 1952)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private William Beattie Trembley, United States Army, for most distinguished g...

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John Tribe (1841 - 1917)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private John Tribe, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 25 August...

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Samuel S. Triplett (1869 - 1957)

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

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Othniel Tripp (1826 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Chief Boatswain's Mate Othniel Tripp, United States Navy, for extraordinary he...

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James M. Trout (1850 - 1910)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Fireman Second Class James M. Trout, United States Navy, for distinguished and...

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Jeremiah Troy (1845 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Chief Boatswain's Mate Jeremiah Troy, United States Navy, for gallant and hero...

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Edwin M. Truell (1841 - 1907)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Edwin M. Truell, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 21 J...

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Lt. Walter Truemper, Medal of Honor (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 Second Lieutenant (Air Corps) Walter Edward Truemper, United State...

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Donald Leroy Truesdell (1906 - 1993)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Donald Leroy Truesdell, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary...

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Alexander H. Truett (1833 - 1898)

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

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Allen Tucker (1838 - 1903)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Allen Tucker, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 2 Apri...

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Jacob R. Tucker (1845 - 1926)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Jacob R. Tucker, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 1 A...

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Charles William Turner (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 Sergeant First Class Charles William Turner (ASN: 20157371), Unite...

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Day G. Turner (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 Sergeant Day G. Turner, United States Army, for conspicuous gallan...

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George Benton Turner (1899 - 1963)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private First Class George Benton Turner (ASN: 39110988), United States Army, ...

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Harold Leo Turner (1898 - 1933)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Harold Leo Turner (ASN: 1490302), United States Army, for extraordina...

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William Bradford Turner (1892 - 1918)

) 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) William Bradford Turner, United St...

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James H. Turpin (1846 - 1893)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant James H. Turpin, United States Army, for gallant conduct during...

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Alexander Haure Turvelin (1847 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Seaman Alexander Haure Turvelin, United States Navy, for gallant and heroic co...

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John Tweedale (1841 - 1920)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private John Tweedale, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 31 Dec...

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Voltaire Paine Twombly (1842 - 1918)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Voltare Paine Twombly, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism ...

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George William Tyrell (deceased)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal George William Tyrell, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism ...

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Edward "Eddie" Rickenbacker (1890 - 1973)

With 26 aerial victories, Eddie Rickenbacker survived the war as America's "Ace of Aces." The former race car driver's 7 awards of the Distinguished Service Cross (an eighth was upgraded to the Medal o...

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George Uhrl (1838 - 1911)

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

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Oscar Jefferson Upham (1871 - 1949)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Oscar Jefferson Upham, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary h...

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William Peterkin Upshur (1881 - 1943)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain William Peterkin Upshur, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary...

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Frank Monroe Upton (1896 - 1962)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Quartermaster Frank Monroe Upton, United States Navy, for extraordinary herois...

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Matt Louise Urban (1919 - 1995)

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

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Michael Emmet Urell (1844 - 1910)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Michael Emmet Urell, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 14...

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Albert Vadas (1877 - 1946)

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

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John Vale (1836 - 1909)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private John Vale, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 15 Februar...

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Pvt. Michael Valente, Medal of Honor (1895 - 1976)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Michael Valente, United States Army, for conspicuous gallantry and int...

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Hudson Van Etten (1874 - 1941)

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

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Sgt. Ludovicus Van Iersel, Medal of Honor (c.1893 - 1987)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Ludovicus M. M. Van Iersel (ASN: 40858), United States Army, for extr...

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Joseph Van Matre (1828 - 1892)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Joseph Van Matre, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 2 A...

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Nathan K. Van Noy, Jr. (1924 - 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 Nathan K. Van Noy, Jr., United States Army, for conspicuou...

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Lt. Louis Van Schaick, Medal of Honor (1875 - 1945)

ouis Joseph Van Schaick was an officer in the United States Army and a Medal of Honor recipient for his actions in the Philippine-American War. He graduated from West Point in 1900. Pronounced "Van Sco...

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Capt. Franklin Van Valkenburgh (1888 - 1941)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Captain Franklin Van Valkenburgh (NSN: 0-7187), United States Navy...

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Bruce Avery Van Voorhis (1908 - 1943)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Lieutenant Commander Bruce Avery Van Voorhis, United States Navy, ...

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Cpl. Edward Van Winkle, Medal of Honor (c.1839 - 1891)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Edward (Edwin) Parsons Van Winkle, United States Army, for extraordin...

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Leon Robert Vance, Jr. (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 Lieutenant Colonel (Air Corps) Leon Robert Vance, Jr., United Stat...

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Wilson J. Vance (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 Wilson J. Vance, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 31 D...

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John Mitchell Vanderslice (1846 - 1915)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private John Mitchell Vanderslice, United States Army, for extraordinary heroi...

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Joseph E. Vantine (1835 - 1904)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Class Fireman Joseph E. Vantine, United States Navy, for extraordinary h...

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Jay R. Vargas (1937 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Major Jay R. Vargas (MCSN: 0-83768), United States Marine Corps, for conspicuo...

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Pinkerton Rossiter Vaughn (c.1839 - 1866)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Pinkerton Ross Vaughn, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary ...

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Capt. Moses Veale, Medal of Honor (1832 - 1917)

Captain Veale was the writer of the poem “Taps.” The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (In...

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Ernest Veuve, Medal of Honor (c.1843 - 1916)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Farrier Ernest Veuve, United States Army, for gallant manner in which he faced...

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