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Burial City Recipient's Name Service Cemetery KIA Home Town   Marker
Beckley Charlton, Cornelius H. Army American Legion Yes Bronx County, NY Photo MH
Clintonville Pomeroy, Ralph Eugene Army At the End of the Trail Yes Quinwood, WV Photo MH
Elkview Summers, James Calvin Army Reynolds   Point Pleasant, WV Photo MH
Harrisville Sinnett, Lawrence Clinton Navy I.O.O.F.   Pennsylvania Photo MH
Huntington Adams, James F. Army Oaklawn   Ceredo, WV Photo MH
Keyser Kelley, Jonah Edward Army Queens Point Yes Keyser, WV Photo MH
Lewisburg Martini, Gary Wayne USMC Rosewood Yes Portland, OR Photo MH
Logan Molnar, Frankie Zoly Army Highland Memorial Gardens Yes Fresno, CA Photo MH
Middlebourne Kimball, Joseph Army Beechwood   Ironton, OH Photo MH
Morgantown Bennett, Thomas William Army East Oak Grove Yes Fairmont, WV Photo MH-P
Morgantown Shoemaker, Levi Army East Oak Grove   Clarksburg, WV Photo MH
Oak Hill Bender, Stanley Army High Lawn Memorial Park   Chicago, IL Photo MH
Parkersburg Boury (Bowry), Richard Army Parkersburg Memorial Park   Wirt Courthouse, WV Photo MH
Point Pleasant Howard, Hiram Reese Army Lone Oak   Cincinnati, OH Photo MH
Riverton Hedrick, Clinton M. Army North Fork Yes Riverton, WV Photo MH
Salem McWhorter, Walter F. Army Greenbrier (S.B.O.)   Clarksburg, WV Photo MH
Shinnston Reeder, Charles A. Army Masonic   Shinnston, WV Photo MH
South Charleston Kyle, Darwin K. Army Sunset Memorial Park Yes Racine, WV Photo  
South Charleston Thomas, Herbert Joseph USMC Sunset Memorial Park Yes West Virginia Photo MH-P
Southside West, Chester Howard Army Van Sickle   Los Banos, CA Photo MH
Wadeville White, Adam Army Wadeville   Parkersburg, WV Photo MH
West Liberty Curtis, Josiah M. Army West Liberty   West Liberty, WV Photo MH-P
Wheeling Woods (Wood), Daniel A. Army Greenwood   Wheeling, WV Photo MH
Wheeling Nickerson, Henry N. Navy Greenwood   West Virginia Photo MH
Williamson Gaujot, Antoine August Army Fairview   Williamson, WV Photo MH
MH Indicates Government Issue Type MOH headstone.
MH-P Indicates a PRIVATE headstone with MOH text or image.


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