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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

Texas

80 Medal of Honor Recipients Total

(Sorted Alphabetically by City)

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  Amarillo
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Thomas Creek
   Austin
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Robert Galer 
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William Moore
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James Logan
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George O'Brien 
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Jack Lummus 
   Brackettville
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Claron Windus
   Brackettville  -  Seminole Indian Scout Cemetery
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Pompey Factor
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Adam Paine
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Isaac Payne
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John Ward
  Claude
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Charles Roan
  College Station
  Cool 
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Eli Whiteley
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Jack Knight
  Dallas
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Neel Kearby
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Turney Leonard
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Russell Steindam
 Eagle Lake
 Edinburg
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Johnnie Hutchins
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Alfredo Gonzales
 Ennis
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Jack Lummus
 Fort Bliss   -   Fort Bliss National Cemetery
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Frank Bratling
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Ambrosio Guillen
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George Hooker
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Benito Martinez
  Fort Worth
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Horace Carswell
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Robert Law
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Charles Pendleton
  Galveston
  Gladewater
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George Robie
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Travis Watkins
  Groesbeck
  Hillsboro
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Archibald Freeman
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James Harris
Houston
 Houston National Cemetery
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Richard Anderson
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James Fields
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Macario Garcia
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Raymond Knight
 Jack County
 Jefferson
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James Dozier
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Daniel Murphy
 Laredo
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Allen Walker
  Lubbock
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George Davis
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Joseph Knight
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Herman Wallace
  Odessa
  
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Alfred Wilson
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Marvin Young
  Roaring Springs
  San Angelo
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Frank Mitchell
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Jack Mathis
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Finnis McCleery 
  San Angelo  -  Fort Concho National Historical Landmark
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Edward Branagan
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George Mahoney
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William McCabe
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William O'Neill
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John O'Sullivan 
  San Antonio  -  Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
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Lucian Adams 
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Roy Benavidez
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Cecil Bolton
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William Bordelon
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William Harrell
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Lloyd Hughes
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Milton Lee
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Jose Lopez 
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James Robinson
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Louis Rocco
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Cleto Rodriguez
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Seth Weld
  San Antonio
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John Kilmer 
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George Kitchen 
  San Antonio  -  San Antonio National Cemetery
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David Barkeley
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William Barnes
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William DeAmond
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Frederick Deetline
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Henry Falcott
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Charles Gardner
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John Given
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John Harrington
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Henry McMasters
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James Nash
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Solon Neal
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George Smith
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Lewis Warrington
  Stinnett
  Weatherford
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William Dixon
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Chester Bowen
  Wichita Falls
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Thomas Fowler

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

 Photos of Medal of Honor Grave Sites By State 

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Medal Of Honor Recipients in Foreign Cemeteries
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