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For distinguished conduct in battle engagement of Vera Cruz, 22 April 1914. Lt. McNair was eminent and conspicuous in command of his battalion. He exhibited courage and skill in leading his men throu...

12/19/2015 12/19/2015

Allen Buchanan (December 22, 1876 – January 12, 1940) was an officer in the United States Navy and a Medal of Honor recipient for his role in the United States occupation of Veracruz. He die...

11/29/2015 12/3/2015

Brigadier General Albertus Wright Catlin of the United States Marine Corps (December 1, 1868–May 31, 1933) after commanding the 3rd Regiment at Veracruz, Mexico, in 1914, was issued a commenda...

11/15/2015 11/15/2015

Herman Osman Stickney (December 10, 1867 – September 13, 1936) was a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy who served in various capacities, including as Commander, Pacific Fleet at the end o...

3/29/2012 5/4/2012

Julius Curtis Townsend (February 22, 1881 – December 28, 1939) was born in Missouri. He graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1902. He received the Medal of Honor for actions at ...

3/2/2012 3/30/2012

James Aloysius Walsh (1897 - 1960)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Seaman James Aloysius Walsh, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism i...

2/16/2012 2/24/2012

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 ...

2/27/2010 2/6/2012

Charles Francis Bishop (1888 - 1954)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Quartermaster Second Class Charles Francis Bishop, United States Navy, for ext...

12/12/2011 1/17/2012

Admiral Frank Jack Fletcher MP (1885 - 1973)

Frank Jack Fletcher (April 29, 1885 – April 25, 1973) was an admiral in the United States Navy during World War II. Fletcher was the operational commander at the pivotal Battles of Coral Sea...

7/26/2011 10/1/2011

Admiral Frank F. Fletcher MP (1855 - 1928)

Frank Friday Fletcher (November 23, 1855 – November 28, 1928) was an United States Navy admiral who served in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He was awarded the U.S. military's highest...

7/26/2011 10/1/2011

Major Gen. Smedley D. Butler, Medal of Honor MP (1881 - 1940)

"The Fighting Quaker", "Old Gimlet Eye", "Old Duckboard"

Smedley Darlington Butler (July 30, 1881 – June 21, 1940), nicknamed "The Fighting Quaker" and "Old Gimlet Eye", was a Major General in the U.S. Marine Corps, and at the time of his death the ...

7/26/2011 9/29/2011

) Commander Richard Wainwright (September 15, 1881 – March 28, 1944) was an officer in the United States Navy during World War I who received the Medal of Honor for actions during the 1914 Ver...

1/3/2011 9/10/2011