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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 Maryland

Burial City Recipient's Name Service Cemetery KIA Home Town   Marker
Accokeek Baldwin, Charles H. Navy Christ Church   Philadelphia, PA Photo MH
Annapolis Purvis, Hugh USMC Cedar Bluff   Pennsylvania Photo MH-P
Annapolis Cooney, Thomas C. Navy US Naval Academy   New Jersey Photo MH
Annapolis Fluckey, Eugene Navy US Naval Academy   Neoga, IL    
Annapolis Kidd, Isaac Campbell Navy US Naval Academy Yes Ohio Photo MH
Annapolis McCandless, Bruce Navy US Naval Academy   Colorado Photo MH
Annapolis McNair, Jr., Frederick Navy US Naval Academy    


Annapolis Montague, Daniel Navy US Naval Academy     Photo MH
Annapolis Stockdale, James Bond Navy US Naval Academy   Abingdon, IL


Annapolis Summers (Sommers), Robert Navy US Naval Academy   New York, NY


Annapolis Upshur, William Peterkin USMC US Naval Academy   Virginia Photo MH
Annapolis Wainwright, Jr., Richard Navy US Naval Academy   Washington, DC Photo MH
Baltimore Jachman, Isadore Seigfreid Army Adath Israel Anshe Sfard Yes Baltimore, MD Photo  
Baltimore Stupka, Laddie Navy Baltimore National   Ohio Photo MH
Baltimore Jecelin, William R. Army Bohemin National Yes Baltimore, MD Photo MH
Baltimore Buck, James Army Green Mountain   Baltimore, MD Photo  
Baltimore Jacobson, Eugene Philip Army Green Mountain   New York, NY Photo  
Baltimore Miles, Louis Warlaw Army Green Mountain   Princeton, NJ Photo  
Baltimore Thompson, John J. Army Immanuel   Baltimore, MD Photo MH
Baltimore Jarrett, Berrie Henry Navy Lorraine Park   Maryland Photo MH
Baltimore Cadwallader, Abel G. Army Loudon Park   Frederick, MD Photo MH
Baltimore Smith, Francis M. Army Loudon Park (Private)   Frederick, MD Photo  
Baltimore Costin, Henry G. Army Loudon Park National Yes Baltimore, MD Photo MH-P
Baltimore Jennings, James T. Army Loudon Park National   Luzerne, PA Photo MH
Baltimore Newman, Henry Army Loudon Park National   Cincinnati, OH Photo MH
Baltimore Philipsen, Wilhelm Army Loudon Park National   Baltimore, MD Photo MH
Baltimore Taylor, William Army Loudon Park National   Frederick, MD Photo MH
Baltimore Mullen, Patrick Navy New Cathedral   Baltimore, MD Photo MH
Baltimore Hammann, Charles H. Navy Oak Lawn   Maryland Photo MH
Baltimore Schneider, George Army The Baltimore   Baltimore, MD Photo  
Baltimore Tucker, Jacob R. Army The Baltimore   Baltimore, MD Photo MH
Baltimore Phelps, Charles Edwards Army Woodlawn   Baltimore, MD Photo MH
Bethesda Call, Donald M. Army Cremated   France Photo  
Cordova Durney, Austin Joseph Navy St. Joseph's R.C.   Woodland, MD Photo MH
Cumberland Hart, John William Army German Lutheran   Cumberland, MD Photo MH
Cumberland Shuck, William Edward USMC St. Peter's & Paul Yes Cumberland, MD Photo MH
Flintstone Hartsock, Robert Willard Army Rocky Gap Veterans Yes Fairmont, WV Photo MH
Hagerstown Wilson, William O. Army Rose Hill   St. Paul, MN Photo MH
Havre De Grace Paul, William H. Army Wesleyan Chapel   Philadelphia, PA Photo MH
Landover Hawkins, Thomas R. Army Harmony   Philadelphia, PA Photo MH
Landover Fleetwood, Christian A. Army Harmony Memorial Park   Baltimore, MD Photo MH
Myersville Koogle, Jacob Army St. Paul's Lutheran   Middletown, MD Photo MH
Pikesville Sheridan, Carl Vernon Army Druid Ridge Yes Baltimore, MD Photo MH
Reisterstown Walley, Augustus Army St. Luke's   Baltimore, MD Photo MH
Salisbury Chatham, John Purness Navy Parsons   Maryland Photo MH
Taneytown Buffington, John E. Army Trinity Lutheran   Westminster, MD Photo MH-p

MH Indicates Government Issue Type MOH headstone.
MH-P Indicates a PRIVATE headstone with MOH text or image.




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