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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

Kansas
64  Medal of Honor Recipients Total
(Includes ONE Double Recipient)

(Sorted Alphabetically by City)

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  Abilene
  Atchison
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Ralyn Hill
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William Houlton
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Morgan Lane
  Augusta
  Baxter Springs
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William Chisman
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Edgar McWethy
  Burlington
  Clay Center
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James Cunningham
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Henry Taylor
  Dwight
  Edna
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Charles L. Thomas
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Samuel Triplett
 Fort Leavenworth  -  Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery
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Harry Bell
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Thomas Custer
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William Hall
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John Kyle
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Fitz Lee
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George Miller
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Edward Pengally
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Joseph Robinson
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Albert Sale
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Jacob Widmer
 Fort Riley  -  Fort Riley Post Cemetery
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James Ayers
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John Clancy
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George Lloyd
 Fort Scott
 Harveyville
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William Longshore
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George Pond
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William Richey
 Holton
 Hutchinson
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Samuel Grimshaw
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Franklin Hogan
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Thomas Blasdale
 Independence
 Iola
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George Banks
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William Stacy
 Kansas City
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William Ward
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Edward White
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William Hogarty
 LaCrosse
 Lansing
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Thomas McGraw
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Thomas Kelly
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Patrick T. Leonard
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Robert McPhelan
 Lawrence
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Samuel Churchill
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Thomas Graham
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Henry Hall
 Leavenworth  -  Leavenworth National Cemetery
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William Burritt
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Daniel Dorsey
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John Durham
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William Garrett
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John Gray
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John Shingle
 Lenexa
 Leon
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William Trembley
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Joseph Wortick
 Macksville
 Manhattan
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William John
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John Callahan
 Miltonvale
 Netawaka
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James Burbank
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Danny Peterson
 New Almelo
 Ogden
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Patrick J. Leonard
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Conrad Schmidt
 Quinter
 Parsons
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George Miller
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William Cranston
 Salina
 Silver Lake
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George Robb
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David Helms
 Topeka
 Troy
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John Whitehead
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Forrest Peden
 Walnut
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William Wallace

 Wichita
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Jonathan Kirk
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Samuel Wright
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Richard Cowan
 Winfield
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John Eckes 

A very special thanks to Kent Kooi for the large number of photos he provided for this page.

 

 

 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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