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Recipients of the Medal of Honor, Marine Corps Brevet Medal, 
Distinguished Service Cross, Navy Cross, and Air Force Cross

Revised and Updated: October 30, 2006

Eakens, Kenneth U. - DSC (WWII)


Name and Award Details 
(B) Indicates Place of Birth if Award Credited Elsewhere
Acomita Garcia, Amado - DSC (WWI)
Albuquerque Botts, Clarence M. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
  Clarke, Robert Cleminson - NC (WWII)
  Fernandez, Daniel (KIA) - MOH (Vietnam War)
  Miller, Franklin Douglas - MOH (Vietnam War)
  (B) Moon, Harold Herman (KIA)  - MOH (WWII)
  (B) Rocco, Louis Richard - MOH (Vietnam War)
Aztec Hatfield, Gilbert D. - NC (Nicaragua)
  Martinez, Augustin - DSC (WWI)
Bernalillo Garcia, Eliseo - DSC (Korea)
Bernalillo County Strong, Richard M. (KIA) - 2 DSCs (WWII)
Blanco (B) Archibeque, Max Marcellini - NC (WWII)
Carizozo Berry, Benjamin Ira (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Carlsbad Mudgett, Bryan - DSC (WWI)
  Ruiz, Alejandro Renteria - MOH (WWII)
  (B) Cunningham, Jason D. (KIA)  - AFC (War on Terror)
Cerrillos (B) Walker, Kenneth Newton - MOH (WWII)
Chacon (B) Martinez, Lauriano - DSC (WWI)
Chama (B) Thatcher, Albert Curtis - NC (WWII)
Clayton Kite, Samuel B. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
Colfax County Roberts, Daniel T. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
Colmor Martinez, Lauriano - DSC (WWI)
Corrizozo (B) Jordan, Donald R. (KIA)  - NC (WWII)
Deming Seamon, Alexander R. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Dixon Valdez, Phil Isadore (KIA) - NC (Vietnam)
East Las Vegas Hoskins, Leonard C. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Edgewood Tissler, John G.. - DSC (Vietnam)
Elida Swearingen, William H. - DSC (WWI)
Espanola (B) Willis, Edward S. - DSC (WWI)
Farmington (B) Worley, Kenneth Lee (KIA)  - MOH (Vietnam War)
Fort Bayard Keyes, Geoffrey - DSC (WWII)
  (B) Hamilton, John Smith (KIA)  - AFC (Vietnam)
Fort Filmore Oliver, Francis - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Gallup Miyamura, Hiroshi H. - MOH (Korean War)
Garrison (B) Arnold, John Samuel, II - NC (WWII)
Governador (B) Valdez, Jose F. (KIA)  - MOH (WWII)
Hagerman Ware, Robert Macky - 2 NCs (WWII)
Hobbs Garrett, Nolen M. - NC (WWII)
Hurley Chapin, Ivory H. - DSC (WWI)
Las Cruces Hightower, John M., III - DSC (WWII)
  Martinez, Marco A. - NC (War on Terror)
  (B) Beere, Donald M. - DSC (WWI)
Las Lumas (B) Moore, Elgin J. - DSC (WWI)
Las Vegas Slaughter, Orvan S. (KIA) - NC (WWII)
  (B) Madole, Eugene P. (KIA)  - NC (WWII)
Lea County Burgin, James F. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
  Coleman, George T. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
Liberty Gale, Hugh K. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Lincoln County Robinson, Walter E. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
Los Alamos Hodgkins, Guy Merrill (KIA) - NC (Vietnam)
Loving (B) Ruiz, Alejandro Renteria - MOH (WWII)
Maxwell (B) Dawson, Leo H. - 2 DSCs (WWI)
Mesilla Park Gilliam, Rexie E. - DSC (WWI)
Monero (B) Hatfield, Gilbert D. - NC (Nicaragua)
Otero Estrada, Willie N. (KIA) - DSC (Korea)
Parkview (B) Martinez, Augustin - DSC (WWI)
Pinos Altos (B) Villa, Albert M. - NC (WWII)
Plain View Crockett, Oren O. - DSC (WWI)
Portales Simmons, Alva A. (KIA) - NC (WWII)
Rincon (B) Armijo, Marcus B. (KIA)  - DSC (WWI)
Roswell Puckett, Clinton A. - NC (Korea)
Santa Fe Bonnyman, Alexander "Sandy" (KIA) - MOH (WWII)
  Kysor, Benjamin B. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
  Scott, Robert Sheldon - MOH (WWII)
  Stanley, Eben - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Santa Rita Riegel, James E. (KIA) - NC (WWII)
Santa Rosa (B) Riggs, Cecil D. - NC (WWII)
Silver City Collins, Castor Bean - NC (WWII)
  Hamilton, John Smith (KIA) - AFC (Vietnam)
  (B) Jennings, Delbert Owen - MOH (Vietnam War)
  (B) Trerise, Benjamin E. - DSC (WWI)
Taos Jeantete, Feliberto (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
  (B) Martinez, Joseph P. (KIA)  - MOH (WWII)
Valencia County Turrieta, Jose E. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
Watrous Gonzales, Benjamin - DSC (WWI)


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