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Gen. George S. Patton MP (1885 - 1945)

"Bandito", "Old Blood and Guts", "The Old Man"

Biography== Gen. George Smith Patton Jr. was a general in the United States Army who commanded the Seventh United States Army in the Mediterranean theater of World War II, and the Third United States A...

2/6/2013 9/10/2021

As Margaret Mitchell (author of "Gone with the Wind") was about to graduate from the Washington Seminary in 1918, she met and fell in love with another Harvard student, a young army lieutenant, Cliffor...

8/29/2012 5/21/2021

Nathan (Nate) Lieberman (1892 - 1973)

7/2/2010 5/21/2021

Capt. Meade Frierson (1895 - 1918)

Frierson was killed in action while serving with the 15th Cavalry Regiment attached to the 125th Infantry, 32nd Division in France.The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Co...

12/22/2017 5/21/2021

, for extraordinary heroism in connection with military operations against an armed enemy while serving with Motor Torpedo Boat Squadron THEE (MTB-3), Motor Torpedo Boat FORTY-ONE (PT-41), in action ag...

11/7/2010 5/21/2021

Pvt. W. Henry Johnson, Medal of Honor (1892 - 1929)

"the "Black Death""

soldier in the famed Harlem Hellfighters regiment during World War I, Henry Johnson's incredible act of bravery earned him France's highest military honor. His own country, however, took much longer to...

2/2/2019 5/21/2021

wounded in the Battle of Argonne Meuse and died as a prisoner of war in a German Hospital.He was repatriated to Tennessee, and posthumously awarded the Distinguished Service Cross.

3/2/2019 5/21/2021

Sgt. Alvin York MP (1887 - 1964)

Cullum York (December 13, 1887 – September 2, 1964), also known as Sergeant York, was one of the most decorated United States Army soldiers of World War I. He received the Medal of Honor for leading an...

12/1/2008 5/21/2021

Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker MP (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...

2/29/2012 5/21/2021

General Lewis Burwell "Chesty" Puller (June 26, 1898 – October 11, 1971) was a general officer of the United States Marine Corps. Lt. Gen. Puller is one of the most, if not the most, decorated combat M...

8/5/2013 5/21/2021

Gen. John J. "Black Jack" Pershing MP (1860 - 1948)

""Black Jack""

General of the Armies John Joseph "Black Jack" Pershing (September 13, 1860 – July 15, 1948) was a senior United States Army officer. His most famous post was when he served as the commander of the Ame...

3/4/2009 5/21/2021

Williams Abrams Jr. (September 15, 1914 – September 4, 1974) was a general in the United States Army who commanded military operations in the Vietnam War from 1968–72 which saw U.S. troop strength in V...

3/10/2012 5/21/2021

Col. Millard Glen Gray (1913 - 1972)

Colonel U.S. Army-Infantry, World War II.Millard Glen Gray was born at Alton, Illinois on December 1, 1913. His mother's name was Flora Glen Gray (1894-1963), the daughter of Andrew James Glen (1850-19...

9/7/2019 5/21/2021

PFC Dale Jensen Peterson (1926 - 1945)

Pfc Dale J. Peterson enlisted at Fort Douglas, Utah on 26 August 1944.He was a PFC with the 30th Infantry Division when he was Killed in Action in the vicinity of Afferde, Southeast of Hameln, GermanyT...

5/9/2021 5/21/2021

Col. Ralph Puckett, Jr., Medal of Honor MP

Columbus, Muscogee County, Georgia, United States

Col. Ralph Puckett, Jr., Medal of Honor led the Eighth Army Ranger Company during the Korean War. He was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross for his actions on November 25, 1950, when his company o...

5/21/2021 5/21/2021