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Many of the HERO STORIES, history, citations and other information detailed in this website are, at least for now, available in PRINT or DIGITAL format from AMAZON.COM. The below comprise the nearly 4-dozen  "Home Of Heroes" books currently available.

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Medal of Honor Books

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This series of books contains the citations for ALL Medals of Honor awarded to that branch of service, with brief biographical data and photos of many of the recipients. Some of them also include citations for other awards, analysis of awards, data tables and analysis and more. These are LARGE volumes, each 8 1/2" x 11" and more than 500 pages each. Click on a book to find it on Amazon.com where you can find more details on what is contained in each book, as well as to get a free preview. Each volume is $24.95.

Heroes in the War on Terrorism

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NAVY    -  MARINES   -  AIR FORCE   - ARMY O.E.F.  - ARMY O.I.F.

These books contain the citations for nearly all of the awards of the Silve Star and higher to members of each branch of service in the War on Terrorism. Books include photos of most recipients, some biographical data, analysis of awards by rank, unit, date, and more.

ENCYCLOPEDIA of AMERICAN MILITARY HEROES

With the 5 Medal of Honor volumes above, these compilations comprise a virtual 28-volume ENCYCLOPEDIA of decorated American heroes(15,000 pages)  with award citations, history, tables & analysis, and detailed indexes of ACEs, FLAG OFFICERS, and more. (Click on any book to see it in Amazon.com - $24.95 Each Volume)

United States Army Heroes

Distinguished Service Cross

Distinguished Service Medals
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1873 - 1941 Korea Vietnam 1862 - 1960 RVN - Present

United States Navy Heroes

Navy Cross Silver Star Navy Corpsmen
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1915 - 1941 WWII Korea - Present WWII

United States Marine Corps Heroes

Navy Cross Silver Star
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1915 - WWII Korea - Present 1900 - 1941 WWII 1947 - Korea Vietnam - Present

WINGS OF VALOR
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The Defining Generation
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Medal of Honor Recipient
Gravesites In The State of

Illinois
107 Medal of Honor Recipients Total
(Includes One Double Recipient)

Alphabetized By City

A - G

H - Z

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  Hebron
  Henry
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Elmer Bigelow
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Alason Webber
  Hillsboro
  Hillside
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Carlos Colby
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Richard Heartery
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Louis Sacriste
  Indianola
  Justice
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Ernest Williams
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Edward Krzyzowski
  Kankakee
  Kempton
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John Helms
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Oscar Slagle
  Leaf River
  Libertyville
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Jerry Wickam
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Jake Allex
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Richard Bush 
  Medora
  Mendota
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Uric Crocker
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Robert Shipley
  Meriden
  Monmouth
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James Larrabee
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Robert Dunlap
  Monticello
  Olney
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Robert Burke
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James Hull
  Ottawa
  Patoka
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Douglas Hapeman
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George Marsh
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Elbridge Robinson
  Peoria
  Prairie City
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Horace Capron
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Nocholas Geschwind
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Robert Cox
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Jacob Sanford
  Quincy
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George Gates
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Hermann Fichter
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Lester Hammond
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Martin Hawkins
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John O'Dea
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William Taylor
  Ransom
  Rock Island
  Rockford
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Reuben S. Smalley
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Edward Moskala
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Frank Witek
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Loyd Wheaton
  Rushville
  Saybrook
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George Rebmann
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Samuel Hymer
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Benona Sprague
  Seneca
  Springfield
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Richard Gage
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John Catherwood
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John J. Kelly

Arthur Wilson
  St. Charles
  Timewell
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Wesley Powers
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George Lucas
  Tower Hill
  Vandalia
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Andrew Johnson
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Joseph Labill
  Watseka
  Wheaton
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John Darrough
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James Monroe
  Woodburn
  Worth
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Richard Wood
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John Fardy
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Anton Krotiak
  Yates City
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Robert Lower

MOH Gravesites in Illinois
Alphabetized By City

A - G

H - Z

 

 Photos of Medal of Honor Grave Sites By State 

[AK]  [AL]  [AR]  [AZ]  [CA]  [CO]  [CT]   [DE]  [FL]  [GA]  [HI]  [IA]   [ID]  [IL]  [IN]  [KS]  [KY]   [LA]  [MA]  [MD]  [ME]  [MI]   [MN]  [MO]  [MS]  [MT]  [NC]   [ND]  [NE]  [NH]  [NJ]  [NM]   [NY]  [OH]  [OK]  [OR]  [PA]   [RI]  [SC]  [SD]  [TN]  [TX]   [UT]  [VA]  [VT]  [WA]  [WI]   [WV]  [WY]  -  [DC]  [PUERTO RICO]

Medal Of Honor Recipients in Foreign Cemeteries
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Alphabetical Roster of All Recipients & State of Burial

       

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