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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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"Poor is the Nation that has no heroes, but beggard is that Nation that has and forgets them."

Medal of Honor Recipients
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Buried in Connecticut

Burial City Recipient's Name Service Cemetery KIA Home Town   Marker
Baltic Flynn, Christopher Army St. Mary's   Hartford, CT Photo MH
Berlin Bacon, Elijah William Army Maple Grove Yes New Britain, CT Photo MH
Bloomfield Henrechon, George F. Navy Mount St. Benedict   California Photo MH
Branford Lanfare, Aaron Steven Army Branford Center   Branford, CT Photo MH
Bridgeport Curtis, John Calvin Army Mountain Grove   Bridgeport, CT Photo MH
Bridgeport Hincks, William B. Army Mountain Grove   Bridgeport, CT Photo MH
Cheshire Woodbury, Eri Davidson Army St. Peter's Episcopal   St. Johnsbury, VT Photo MH
Collinsville Simonds, William Edgar Army Collinsville   Canton, CT Photo MH
Danbury Hartell, Lee Ross Army St. Peter's Yes Danbury, CT Photo MH
Danbury Hickok, Nathan E. Army Wooster   Danbury, CT Photo  
Darien Peck, Oscar E. Navy Spring Grove   Connecticut Photo MH
Darien Scofield, David H. Army Slasson   Stamford, CT Photo MH
Darien Wise, Homer L. Army St. John's   Baton Rouge, LA Photo MH
Farmington Scanlan (Scanlon), Patrick Army St. Mary's   Spencer, MA Photo MH
Groton Gray, Robert A. Army Colonel Ledyard   Groton, CT Photo MH
Hanover Tinkham, Eugene M. Army New Hanover   Waterloo, NY Photo MH
Middletown Johnston, William James Army Connecticut State Veterans   Colchester, CT Photo MH
Middletown Hubbell, William Stone Army Indian Hill   North Stonington, CT Photo MH
Middletown Palmer, John Gideon Army Indian Hill   Montville, CT Photo MH
Milford Baird, George William Army Old Milford   Milford, CT Photo MH
Mystic Bucklyn, John Knight Army Lower Mystic   Providence, RI Photo MH
New Britain Denning (Deming), Lorenzo Navy Fairview Yes New Britain, CT Photo MH
New Haven Embler, Andrew Henry Army Evergreen   New York Photo MH
New Haven Tucker, Allen Army Evergreen   Sprague, CT Photo MH
New Haven Murphy, James T. Army St. Bernard's   New Haven, CT Photo MH
New London Williams, George C. Army Cedar Grove   New London, CT Photo MH
New Milford Marsh, Charles H. Army Quaker Burying Grounds   New Milford, CT Photo MH
Norwalk Magrath, John D. Army Riverside Yes East Norwalk, CT Photo MH
Norwalk Shea, Daniel John Army Saint John's Yes New Haven, CT Photo MH
Putnam Breault, Henry Navy St. Mary's   Vermont Photo MH
Ridgefield Wilder, Wilber Elliiott Army Fairlawn   Detroit, MI Photo MH
Stonington Babcock , John Breckinridge
AKA: John Breckinridge
Army Evergreen   Stonington, CT Photo MH
Waterbury Neville, Edwin Michael Army Old St. Joseph's   Waterbury, CT Photo MH
Waterford Beckwith, Wallace A. Army Jordan   New London, CT Photo MH
West Haven Soderman, William Adolph Army Oak Grove   West Haven, CT Photo MH
Windham Hooper, William B. Army Old Willimatic   Jersey City, NJ Photo MH
Winsted Gibbs, Wesley Army Forest View   Salisbury, CT Photo MH
Winsted Horne, Samuel Belton Army Forest View   Winsted, CT Photo MH
MH Indicates Government Issue Type MOH headstone.
MH-P Indicates a PRIVATE headstone with MOH text or image.




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