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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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Hometown Heroes of the

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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: November 07, 2015


Recipient Name and Award Details

Affatato, Epifanio - DSC (WWI)
Altman, Richard Gustaf - NC (WWII)
Armstrong, Thomas - DSC (WWI)
Aron, Irving W. (KIA) - NC (Nicaragua)
Bahring, Raymond W. (KIA) - NC (WWII)
Baker, John - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Bardman, Barney (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Barth, Frederick - DSC (WWI)
Begley, William (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Beifus, Martin (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Belefant, Abraham - DSC (WWI)
Bigoney, Philip W. - DSC (WWI)
Blanchfield, John (KIA) - DSC (WWI), NC (WWI)
Blaurock, Oscar - DSC (WWI)
Boehm, Peter Martin - MOH (Civil War)
Bougie, James - DSC (WWI)
Brown, James Finley (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Burdick, Howard - DSC (WWI)
Burns, Joseph W. - DSC (WWI)
Butler, Edmond Thomas - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Calvin, Harry Leslie - DSC (WWI)
Campbell, John A. - DSC (WWI)
Carney, Thomas J. - DSC (WWI)
Cayer, Albert J. - DSC (WWI)
Cheli, Ralph (KIA) - MOH (WWII)
Clarke, George - DSC (WWI)
Cleverly, Irving N. - DSC (WWI)
Close, Harry L. - DSC (WWI)
Cona, Angelo M. (KIA) - NC (WWII)
Conlin, John J. - DSC (WWI)
Conroy, J. Gardiner (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
Cook, Donald Gilbert (KIA) - MOH (Vietnam War)
Covella, Joseph Francis (KIA) - NC (Vietnam)
Daly, Daniel Joseph - MOH (China), MOH (Haiti), NC (WWI), DSC (WWI)
Dantuono, Ferdinand A. - DSC (WWI)
Darcy, James J. - DSC (WWI)
Dauber, Marc C. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
De Castro, Ralph Ellison - DSC (WWI)
De Loiselle, Harold C. - DSC (WWI)
Dilliard, John A. - DSC (WWI)
Dorsogna, Edmund J. - NC (WWII)
Duffy, John - DSC (WWI)
Edwards, George H. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Edwards, William D. - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Eichorn, Victor L. - DSC (WWI)
Erickson, John P. - MOH (Civil War)
Fair, Harold I. - DSC (WWI)
Farwell, Wrey Gilmore - DSC (WWI)
Fenouillet, Carl - DSC (WWI)
Fessler, Isadore - NC (WWII)
Fiala, Reid Purvear - NC (WWII)
Fisher, Almond Edward - MOH (WWII)
Fitzpatrick, George Francis (KIA) - NC (Korea)
Fitzpatrick, Michael F. - DSC (WWI)
Fleming, William McKinley (KIA) - NC (WWII)
Flint, John H. - DSC (WWI)
Foy, Richard - DSC (WWI)
Fredericks, Cornelius C. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Fuhrman, Paul C. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Gallagher, George (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Gallagher, Richard J. - DSC (WWII)
Garthright, John E. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Gerber, Frederick William - MOH (Peace Time Heroism)
Gilroy, Anthony Francis - NC (WWII)
Gould, Moses J. - NC (Nicaragua)
Graham, Joseph D. - DSC (WWI)
Greene, Henry W. - DSC (WWI)
Gribbon, John J. - DSC (WWI)
Griffin, William A. (KIA) - NC (WWII)
Grueb, George M. - MOH (Civil War)
Gumbs , Esric C. - DSC (WWI)
Hammond, John - DSC (WWI)
Hanna, William T. (KIA) - NC (WWII)
Hartmann, Mike A. - DSC (WWI)
Haskins, Enrique D'Hamel - 3 NCs (WWII)
Hoffman, Charles F. AKA: Ernest August Janson - Army MOH (WWI), Navy MOH (Same Action)
Hook, Alfred J. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Howard, James - MOH (Civil War)
Huelser, Charles A. - DSC (WWI)
Hunt, Wilfred A. - NC (WWII)
Hurley, John Patrick - DSC (WWI)
Ireland, Rutherford - DSC (WWI)
Isquith, Solomon Silas - NC (WWII)
Jackson, Franklin J. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Janney, Frederic Wistar Morris - NC (WWII)
Jarrett, Thirl E. - NC (WWII)
Johanson, Carl I. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Johnson, Gustave H. - DSC (WWI)
Johnston, Hugh - DSC (WWI)
Joyce, Richard Wood - NC (WWII)
Kane, Joseph Lester - NC (WWII)
Katsoulakos, William (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
Kaufman, Benjamin - MOH (WWI)
Kearin, Edward J. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Kedenburg, John James (KIA) - MOH (Vietnam War)
Kefauver, Russell - 2 NCs (WWII)
Kelly, Francis J. - DSC (WWI), NC (WWI)
Kelly, Thomas Joseph - MOH (WWII)
Kessler, Henry O. - DSC (WWI)
Kiechlin, Robert Jerome - NC (WWII)
King, Horatio Collins - MOH (Civil War)
Klein, Arthur (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
Klinge, Walter - DSC (WWI)
Koelpin, William - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Kopp, Henry - DSC (WWI)
Kozikowski, Stanislaw - DSC (WWI)
Kunze, Albert J. - DSC (WWI)
Ladue, Ralph E. - DSC (WWI)
Laing, William (KIA) - MOH (Civil War)
Lang, George Charles - MOH (Vietnam War)
Langdon, Russell C. - DSC (WWI)
Langhorn, Garfield McConnell (KIA) - MOH (Vietnam War)
Lenahan, John C. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Linden, Harry - DSC (WWI)
Liner, Irving L. - DSC (WWI)
Lomonaco, Frank - DSC (WWI)
Losco, Patrick - DSC (WWI)
Lucia, Arthur A. - DSC (WWI)
Lynk, Harry E. - DSC (WWI)
MacCormack, Robert S. - DSC (WWI)
Mangiaracina, Frank - DSC (WWI)
Margolin, Harry - DSC (WWI)
Marks, Erwin J. - DSC (WWI)
Maroney, Thomas F. - DSC (WWI)
Mathias, Jean - DSC (WWI), NC (WWI)
McAuliffe, Michael J. - DSC (WWI)
McCallister, Joseph A. - DSC (WWI)
McClelland, Mathew - MOH (Civil War)
McDaniel, Aucie - NC (U.S.S. Kearny Incident, 1941)
McGarty, Michael J. - DSC (WWI)
McGlinchey, William J. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
McGloin, Edward W. - NC (WWII)
McGlue, John R. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
McLoughlin, John J. - DSC (WWI)
McManus, Walter P. - DSC (WWI)
McPoland, James J. - NC (WWII)
Meagher, Thomas - MOH (Civil War)
Meissner, James A. - 2 DSCs (WWI)
Miller, Henry (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Mills, Charles - MOH (Civil War)
Moquin, George - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Moynahan, Timothy J. - DSC (WWI)
Murphy, James J. - DSC (WWI)
Murphy, Thomas - MOH (Civil War)
Murray, William Henry AKA: Henry W. Davis - MOH (China Relief)
Nagazyna, John James - NC (WWI), DSC (WWI), NC (WWII)
Nash, James F. - DSC (WWI)
Newhall, Stephen K. - DSC (WWI)
Nihill, John - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Noonan, Thomas Patrick (KIA) - MOH (Vietnam War)
Norwat, Arthur (KIA) - 2 DSCs (WWI)
O'Brien, John F. - DSC (WWI)
O'Donnell, Emmett, Jr. - DSC (Korea)
Oliver, Clarence R. - DSC (WWI)
O'Shea, George J. - NC (Nicaragua)
Palmer, Sidney H. - DSC (WWI)
Parnell, William Russell - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Peterson, George (KIA) - MOH (WWII)
Platt, Jonas Henry - DSC (WWI), NC (WWI)
Powers, Joseph J. - DSC (WWI)
Rachek, John - DSC (WWI)
Reynolds, Eugene C. - DSC (WWI)
Richford, Albert F. - DSC (WWI)
Rising, William Starling, III (KIA) - NC (WWII)
Robertson, Malcom T. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Rossum, Haakon A. - DSC (WWI)
Roth, Paul Krusa - DSC (WWI)
Roth, Peter Paul - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Ruane, Michael - DSC (WWI)
Ruchamkin, Seyman D. (KIA) - NC (WWII)
Ryan, Francis Xavier - NC (WWII)
Rykus, William (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Sarsfield, Eugene S. (KIA) - NC (WWII)
Scanlon, Horace B. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Schenck, Gordon L. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Schou, Julius Alexis - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Schwartz, Benjamin - DSC (WWI)
Seaver, Arthur F. - DSC (WWI)
Seltzer, Max - DSC (WWI)
Sganga, Joseph T. - NC (WWII)
Shefrin, William (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Sheridan, Richard B. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Shimanoski, Alfred (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Sileo, Nicholas - NC (WWII)
Silva, John B. - DSC (WWII)
Singer, Leonard - DSC (WWII)
Smith, John J. - NC (WWII)
Snyder, Thomas J. (KIA) - NC (WWII)
Sperry, Edwin - NC (WWII)
Stanley, Robert Henry - MOH (China Relief)
Staples, Frank - DSC (Philippines)
Sterling, Barney (KIA) - NC (WWII)
Stevens, Harry A. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Storrie, Robert S. - DSC (WWI)
Strantrz, Stanley A. (KIA) - NC (WWII)
Sustick, Emanuel - DSC (WWI)
Swan, Frank S. - DSC (Philippines)
Szymko, Michael - DSC (WWII)
Taylor, Thomas J. - DSC (WWI)
Ten Eyck, Walton B., Jr. - DSC (WWI)
Tompkins, Charles Henry - MOH (Civil War)
Travers, Patrick - DSC (WWI)
Turner, Charles W. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Ucac, Joseph - DSC (WWI)
Van Duzer, Edwin T. - DSC (WWI)
Vaughn, George Augustus - DSC (WWI)
Vosseler, Edward A. - DSC (WWI)
Walker, Edward Alexander - MOH (China Relief)
Walsh, Herbert E. - DSC (WWI)
Walsh, Thomas F. - DSC (WWI)
Ward, Thomas F., Jr. - DSC (WWI)
Wdowiak, Stanley Edward - NC (WWII)
Webster, Henry S. - MOH (Civil War)
Weiner, Daniel J. - DSC (WWI)
Weitzenberg, George - DSC (WWI)
Whiting, Clinton L. - DSC (WWI)
Willett, Louis Edward (KIA) - MOH (Vietnam War)
Windolph, Charles - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Winthrop, Dudley M. - DSC (WWI)
Wood, Meredith - DSC (WWI)
Woyke, Max E. E. - NC (WWII)
Wynn, Thomas - DSC (WWI)
Yannantuono, Frederick (KIA) - DSC (WWI)

The Following Recipients were Born In Brooklyn
But their Awards were Credited to Other Cities.

Abood, Edmund Peter - DSC (Vietnam)
Appleton, Edwin Nelson - MOH (China Relief)
Baxter, Stuart A. - DSC (WWI)
Brody, Allen (KIA)  - NC (WWII)
Brown, Herbert A. - DSC (WWI)
Burger, Valentine Joseph - 2 DSCs (WWI)
Casey, Hugh John - DSC (WWII)
Chisholm, Raymond C. (KIA)  - DSC (WWI)
Claflin, James A. - DSC (WWI)
Colyer, Wilbur E. (KIA)  - MOH (WWI)
Coward, Jesse Grant - 2 NCs (WWII)
Creelman, William James - MOH (Peace Time Heroism)
Feegal, John R. - DSC (WWI)
Fleming, Patrick F. - DSC (WWI)
Frank, Emanuel - DSC (WWI)
Galbraith, Robert - MOH (Philippine Insurrection)
Gelshenen, Martin L. (KIA)  - NC (WWII)
Gibbons, James J. (KIA)  - DSC (WWI), NC (WWI)
Gilchrist, Edward J. - DSC (WWI)
Goode, Alexander D. - DSC (WWII)
Greer, Richard Donald, Jr. - 2 NCs (WWII)
Hantschke, Edward (KIA)  - DSC (WWI)
Harley, Bernard - MOH (Civil War)
Hill, William Lowell - MOH (Peace Time Heroism)
Holden, Lansing Colton, Jr. - 2 DSCs (WWI)
Horton, Eugene W. - DSC (WWI)
Hull, Henry C. - DSC (WWI)
Jacobs, Jack Howard - MOH (Vietnam War)
Jenks, Dean N. (KIA)  - DSC (WWI)
Johnson, Raymond W. - NC (WWII)
Jones, Alvey - DSC (WWI)
Keenan, Bartholomew T. - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Kenny, Frank H., Jr. - DSC (WWI)
Lagassey, Napoleon - DSC (WWI)
Liebeskind, Harry - 2 DSCs (WWI)
Lomell, Leonard G. - DSC (WWII)
MacKenzie, George Kenneth, Jr. (KIA)  - NC (WWII)
Mackert, Henry D., Jr. (KIA)  - NC (Lake Denmark Fire, 1926)
Mahar, Daniel H. - DSC (WWI)
Maxwell, John - MOH (Spanish-American War)
McBride, Bernard - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
McCarton, John - MOH (Peace Time Heroism)
McKelvy, William N., Jr. - NC (WWII)
McKinny, John Blackhall - NC (WWII)
McLaughlin, Edwin W. - DSC (WWI)
McLoughlin, William - DSC (WWI)
McNamee, William J. (KIA)  - DSC (WWI)
Miller, George - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Millican, William J. - 2 NCs (WWII)
Mohrman, William - DSC (WWI)
Molter, Henry C. - DSC (WWI)
Morehouse, Albert Kellogg - NC (WWII)
Nimitz, Chester W., Jr. - NC (WWII)
Olsen, Earl K. (KIA)  - NC (WWII)
Omark, Warren Roderick - NC (WWII)
Paul, William - NC (2d Haiti)
Peabody, Marshall G. (KIA)  - DSC (WWI)
Peterson, Herbert Augustus - NC (WWII)
Pfisterer, Herman - MOH (Spanish-American War)
Porter, Charles Pullman - 2 DSCs (WWI)
Ray, Bernard James (KIA)  - MOH (WWII)
Riecke, Henry A. - DSC (WWI)
Rindskopf, Maurice H. - NC (WWII)
Robertson, Angus - DSC (WWI)
Robertson, Charles A. (KIA)  - NC (WWII)
Robinson, Arthur A. (KIA)  - DSC (WWI)
Robinson, Arthur Granville - NC (WWII)
Rosen, Harry - DSC (WWI)
Sands, James E. - NC (WWII)
Schiani, Alfred - DSC (WWI), NC (WWI)
Schwarzwaelder, Christian Allen - DSC (WWI)
Sell, Herman M. - DSC (WWI)
Stephan, Charles Robert - NC (WWII)
Swanson, Chandler Waterman - 2 NCs (WWII)
Tackney, Stephen N. - NC (WWII)
Thompson, William P. (KIA)  - MOH (Civil War)
Thorn, Walter - MOH (Civil War)
Voorhees, George C. - DSC (WWI), NC (WWI)
Warren, John Earl (KIA)  - MOH (Vietnam War)
Webb, James W. - MOH (Civil War)
Weed, Newell P. - DSC (WWI)
White, Philip R. - NC (WWII)
Whitney, John Perry - NC (WWII)
Williams, Julius De Witt - DSC (WWI)
Woodside, Robert G. - DSC (WWI)
Young, Howard Leyland - NC (WWII)


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