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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: August 11, 2006

Colombe, David L. - DSC (WWII)


Name and Award Details 
(B) Indicates Place of Birth if Award Credited Elsewhere
Aberdeen Johnson, Royal Cleaves - DSC (WWI)
  Soper, Gerald E. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
Albee Birch, Robert I. - DSC (WWI)
Alexandria Ketchem, Harold - DSC (WWI)
  Rapp, Fred N. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Ashton Johnson, Reuben L. - DSC (WWI)
Athboy Hatlestad, Andrew W. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Auburn Hovatter, Everett E. - DSC (WWI)
Beadle County (B) Hart, Claude V. - DSC (WWI)
Bon Homme Monfore, Peter Howland (KIA) - DSC (Korea)
Bristol (B) Stair, Willett A. - DSC (WWI), NC (WWI)
Britton (B) Smith, Floyd T. - DSC (WWI)
Bruce Waite, George T. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Cavour Fitzmaurice, Michael John - MOH (Vietnam War)
Centerville (B) Alendal, Ole (KIA)  - DSC (WWI)
Chamberlain (B) Brown, James Harvey - NC (WWII)
Cheyenne Agency (B) Roberts, Charles Duval - MOH (Spanish-American War)
Clear Lake Hand, Leo - DSC (WWI)
Colome Moses, Lloyd Roosevelt - DSC (Korea)
Columbia Norton, James A. - DSC (WWI)
Corsica (B) Mattis, Johnnie E. - NC (WWII)
Deadwood Larsen, Leif Walther - NC (WWII)
DeSmet (B) Ruth, Wesley H. - NC (WWII)
Dewey County Rogers, Orville E. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
  Wagner, Romanus (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
Draper Roush, Joe R. - DSC (WWI)
Dupree (B) McLellan, Paul F. - NC (WWII)
Edgemont Harmon, Henry C. - DSC (WWI)
  (B) Highley, Elmer W. - DSC (WWI)
Elk Point O'Rourke, John P. (AKA: John T. Burke) (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Elkton Engelbrecht, Fred - DSC (WWI)
Fairfax (B) Moses, Lloyd Roosevelt - DSC (Korea)
Fairview (B) Groenenboon, Onno - DSC (WWI)
Flandrau Dunn, Edward B. - DSC (WWII)
Fort Lincoln (B) Anders, Frank Lafayette - MOH (Philippine Insurrection)
Fort Pierce Waldron, John Charles (KIA) - NC (WWII)
Fort Pierre (B) Philip, George, Jr. (KIA)  - NC (WWII)
Fort Totten Hardaway, Benjamin Franklin - MOH (Spanish-American War)
Geddes Exon, Arthur E. - DSC (WWII)
Hamlin County (B) McCain, Arthur J. - DSC (WWI)
Hill City (B) Burr, George E. - DSC (WWI)
Hillsview Flannery, Harry E. - DSC (WWI)
Houghton (B) Norton, James A. - DSC (WWI)
Howard (B) Yuill, Julius O. (AKA: Julius Donovan Odell) - DSC (WWI)
Hughes Hannan, George Ervine (KIA) - DSC (Korea)
Hughes County Knodel, Gilbert C. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
Humboldt (B) Gabel, Robert W. - NC (WWII)
Huron (B) Neibling, Harlou P. - DSC (WWI)
Lake Preston Pingel, Dennis E. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
  (B) McMurry, Ora R. - 2 DSCs (WWI)
Lantry Hageman, August (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
  McLellan, Paul F. - NC (WWII)
Lead (B) Eklund, Emil J. - DSC (WWI)
Lily (B) Dahl, Oscar (KIA)  - DSC (WWI)
Loyalton (B) Hamak, Frank A. - DSC (WWI)
Meckling (B) Dolan, Charles E. - DSC (WWI)
Milbank (B) Craig, Claude H. - DSC (WWI)
  (B) Wood, John C. - NC (Nicaragua)
Miller (B) Morrill, John H. (KIA)  - NC (WWII)
Minot Kennard, Robert Aldrich - NC (WWII)
Mitchell O'Flaherty, Coleman E. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
  Wiltse, Lloyd Jerome - NC (WWII)
  (B) Pound, McKinley (KIA)  - DSC (WWI)
Mobridge Phillis, Olex - DSC (WWI)
Mt. Vernon Pound, McKinley (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Peever Chapin, Wilbur M. - DSC (WWI)
Perkins Crow, Dale Duane (KIA) - DSC (Korea)
Philip (B) Brady, Patrick Henry - MOH (Vietnam), DSC (Vietnam)
Pierre Thorne, Charles E. (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
  (B) Clark, James Paul (KIA)  - DSC (WWI)
  (B) Rasmussen, Haakon B. - NC (WWII)
  (B) Williams, Robert Pershing - 2 NCs (WWII)
Platte Sprague, Almon E. - DSC (WWI)
Porter County Toomey, Winston M. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
Rapid City Kofmehl, William H. - DSC (WWI)
  Philip, George, Jr. (KIA) - NC (WWII)
  Scissions, Kenneth C. - DSC (WWII)
Redfield Beard, Edwin L. - DSC (WWI)
Revillo Walz, Ralph Linus (KIA) - NC (Korea)
Sioux Falls Davidson, Carl R. (KIA) - NC (WWII)
  Foss, Joseph Jacob - MOH (WWII)
  Gabel, Robert W. - NC (WWII)
  (B) Alley, David W. - NC (Korea)
  (B) Jordan, Richard Oakes - DSC (WWI), NC (WWI)
  (B) Kiland, Ingolf N. - NC (WWII)
South Shore Noeldner, Daniel Morris (KIA) - DSC (Vietnam)
Springfield (B) DeLong, Edward Grover (KIA)  - NC (WWII)
Stratford Saunders, Laverne G. - NC (WWII)
Sturgis Highley, Elmer W. - DSC (WWI)
  Vandervoort, William A. (KIA) - DSC (Korea)
Toronto Olson, Arlo L. (KIA) - MOH (WWII)
Tyndall Taplett, Robert D. - NC (Korea)
Union County Adams, Stephen S., Jr. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
Viborg Alendal, Ole (KIA) - DSC (WWI)
Volga Groenenboon, Onno - DSC (WWI)
Washabaugh County Swimmer, Charles S. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)
Watauga Burroughs, Frank Albert - DSC (WWI)
Watertown Howey, Harold G. - DSC (WWII)
  McCain, Arthur J. - DSC (WWI)
Wecota Hamak, Frank A. - DSC (WWI)
Wessington (B) Gamble, Lester H. - NC (WWII)
Wessington Springs Munson, Orville O. - DSC (WWII)
White Rock (B) Syverson, Grannis I. - DSC (WWI), NC (WWI)
Worthing Lewis, Evan E. - 2 DSCs (WWI)
Yankton Beaver, Chester M. (KIA) - DSC (WWII)


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