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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 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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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.


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 - $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

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The Defining Generation
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"I would rather have the blue band of the Medal of Honor around my neck than be President." Harry S Truman

Presented by the President in the Name of the Congress, it is the highest honor that can be bestowed upon any American.  The men who wear it call themselves "recipients" (not winners), for what they received it for was not a was a time of terror and death where their valor was tested, then recognized by a grateful Nation.  All of them feel that they didn't win The Medal...they RECEIVED it.  Frequently called "The Congressional Medal of Honor", its true title is simply:


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Established early in the Civil War to "promote efficiency in the Navy", the Medal of Honor rose to prominence in American history and heritage.  Only slightly more than 3,500 Americans have been awarded Medals of Honor, and today only 79 of them survive.   These heroes are a vanishing breed whose valiant history MUST be preserved for future generations.  That heritage is nurtured and sustained on the ground floor of the Hall of Heroes.

     The WALL OF HONOR is the single largest planned exhibit for both the actual Hall of Heroes Museum and the "on-line version".     We have prepared an introductory page to explain the Wall of Honor and what it will contain.  The Wall of Honor will contain the complete HONOR ROLL of American Medal of Honor heroes.  Click on the button below to preview this display that will be the heart and soul of the Hall of Heroes.


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The Wall of Honor


In our data-base, we can provide visitors to the virtual Hall of Heroes with the same inspirational history that visitors to the actual museum will some day see first hand.  In addition, you will be able to visit this site to view the names of all Medal of Honor recipients:

  • Arranged Alphabetically by War,
  • Grouped by the State to which their medal was accredited,
  • Grouped by their Branch of Service, and/or
  • Listed by where they are buried.

This section of the Hall of Heroes also maintains information on the living Medal of Honor recipients as we struggle to preserve the heritage of our most "endangered species".  Please be patient with us as we build, and check back often.  The following displays in this exhibit are open NOW.  Click on the icon for any you wish to visit.  If you get lost along the way, remember you can ALWAYS click on the compass to access our hyperlinked site map.

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Attractive, printable Photos of several hundred MOH recipients.  As we grow we home to include most available photos.

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A mother explains why Medal of Honor Recipients make such great role models.

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Inspirational Verse by Vietnam Vet and international Author DON BENDELL

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  The CMOH Society & Museum
  Recommended MOH Links

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By STATE and by WAR

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Our most recently deceased.
MOH Grave Sites By State.

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For the price of paper and ink, you can print these full color Medal of Honor Books.


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