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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

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Name and Award Details 
(B) Indicates Place of Birth if Award Credited Elsewhere
Alsace-Lorraine (B) Gion, Joseph - MOH (Civil War)
Aploda (B) Ziegner, Herman - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Baden (B) Fichter, Hermann Emil - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Raerick, John - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Schwenk, Martin - MOH (Civil War)
  (B) Straub, Paul Frederick - MOH (Philippine Insurrection)
  (B) Uhrl (Uhri), George - MOH (Civil War)
  (B) Voit, Otto Emil - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Baden Achern (B) Burkard, Oscar R. - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Bavaria (B) Bratling, Frank (KIA)  - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Freemeyer, Christopher - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Gardner, Charles AKA: Simon Suhler - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Neder, Adam - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Shaffer, William - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Zink, Edward J. - DSC (Philippines)
Bergen (B) Windolph, Charles - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Berlin (B) Jachman, Isadore Seigfreid (KIA)  - MOH (WWII)
  (B) Symmes, John C. C. - 2 NCs (WWII)
Brunswick (B) Bertram, Heinrich - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Myers, Fred - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Danzig (B) Williams, Frank - MOH (Spanish-American War)
  (B) Wilson, August - MOH (Peace Time Heroism)
Darmstadt (B) Rock, Frederick - MOH (Civil War)
Dresden (B) Gerber, Frederick William - MOH (Peace Time Heroism)
Felsburg (B) Archinal, William J. - MOH (Civil War)
Frankfort (B) Mindil, George Washington - MOH (Civil War)
  (B) Weinert, Paul H. - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Frankfurt (B) Fonseca, Louis E. - NC (War on Terror)
Fredericstadt (B) Thordsen, William George - MOH (Philippine Insurrection)
Gerdonen (B) Klein, Robert - MOH (Peace Time Heroism)
Gross Katz (B) Itrich, Franz Anton - MOH (Spanish-American War)
Hamburg (B) Kuchneister, Hermann Wilhelm - MOH (Spanish-American War)
  (B) Petersen, Carl Emil - MOH (China Relief)
  (B) Trautman, Jacob - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Hanover (B) Beyer, Albert - MOH (Spanish-American War)
  (B) Newman, Henry - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Schwan, Theodore - MOH (Civil War)
Heidelberg (B) Willoughby, Charles Andrew - DSC (WWII)
Hesse (B) Shubert, Frank - MOH (Civil War)
Hessen (B) Baker, John - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Schiller, John - MOH (Civil War)
Hildesheim (B) Grebe, M. R. William - MOH (Civil War)
Hoflas (B) Opel, John N. - MOH (Civil War)
Holstein (B) Thompson, John J. - MOH (Civil War)
Kempten (B) Schnitzer, John - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Koenigsberg (B) Forsterer, Bruno Albert - MOH (Samoan Campaign)
Kurhessen (B) Miller, John - MOH (Civil War)
Lanback (B) Hinemann, Lehmann - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Landau (B) Bouquet, Nicholas S. - MOH (Civil War)
Latendorf (B) Heisch, Henry William - MOH (China Relief)
Lindberg (B) Schroeter, Charles - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Lubeck (B) Krause, Ernest - MOH (Spanish-American War)
  (B) Ohmsen, August - MOH (Peace Time Heroism)
Malach (B) Gresser, Ignatz - MOH (Civil War)
Mecklenburg (B) Torgler, Ernest R. - MOH (Civil War)
Muenden (B) Stockman, George Henry - MOH (Civil War)
Nerzogenaurach (B) Kaiser, John - MOH (Civil War)
Nierstein (B) Kramer, Franz - MOH (Spanish-American War)
Nusdorof (B) Wambsgan, Martin - MOH (Civil War)
Offenheim (B) Deetline, Frederick - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Oldtown (B) Swegheimer, Jacob - MOH (Civil War)
Prussia (B) Shambaugh, Charles - MOH (Civil War)
Reuthingen (B) Fox, Henry - MOH (Civil War)
Rheinfeld (B) Lemcke, Julius O. - NC (WWII)
Saarburg (B) Irsch, Francis - MOH (Civil War)
Schleswig (B) Philipsen, Wilhelm O. - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
Stuttgart Herter, Otto - DSC (Philippines)
Wiesbaden (B) Bieger, Charles - MOH (Civil War)
  (B) Myers, John Twiggs - Brevet Medal (China)
Wurttemberg (B) Fuger, Frederick W. - MOH (Civil War)
  (B) Green, John - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Grueb, George M. - MOH (Civil War)
  (B) Hoffman, Henry - MOH (Civil War)
  (B) Jetter, Bernhard - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) May, John - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Roth, Peter Paul - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Schmidt, Conrad - MOH (Civil War)
  (B) Steiner, Christian - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Widmer, Jacob - MOH (Indian Campaigns)
  (B) Younker, John L. - MOH (Civil War)

 

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