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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 Amazon.com 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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NAVY    -  MARINES   -  AIR FORCE   - ARMY O.E.F.  - ARMY O.I.F.

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.

ENCYCLOPEDIA of AMERICAN MILITARY HEROES

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 Amazon.com - $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

WINGS OF VALOR
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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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Click on recipient's name to view their citation.  Click on the grave location under the PLOT field to view a photo of the gravesite.

Recipient's Name Service Home Town KIA Plot Marker
Page, John Upshur Dennis Army St. Paul, MN Yes 4-2743-AB MH-P
Palmer, George Henry Army Monmouth, IL   3-2104 MH-P
Parks, Henry Jeremiah Army Orangeville, NY   2-1200 MH
Peters, Alexander Navy Pennsylvania   8-5300-A MH
Pharris, Jackson Charles Navy California   13-16281 MH
Pipes, James Milton Army Waynesburg, PA   3-1332-A MH-P
Plowman, George H. Army Washington, DC   3-4417-EH MH
Pope, Thomas A. Army Chicago, IL   35-3157 MH
Port, William David Army Harrisburg, PA Yes 7-8120-B MH
Porter, David Dixon USMC Washington, DC   2-3479 MH
Porter, Donn F. Army Baltimore, MD Yes 33-4357 MH
Preston, Arthur Murray Navy Maryland   3-1847-A1 MH-P
Pruitt, John Henry USMC Phoenix, AZ Yes 18-2453 MH
Purman, James Jackson Army Waynesburg, PA   1-615 MH-P
Quinn, Peter H. Army San Francisco, CA   6-9749-SH MH
Rabel, Laszlo Army Minneapolis, MN Yes 52-1326 MH
Ramage, Lawson P. "Red" Navy Vermont   7-A-184 MH-P
Rand, Charles Franklin Army Batavia, NY   1-125-B MH-P
Raub, Jacob F. Army Weaversville, PA   3-1469 MH-P
Raymond, William H. Army Penfield, NY   2-4853-SS MH
Reem, Robert Dale USMC Elizabethtown, PA Yes 6-9376-B MH
Reid, George Croghan USMC Ohio   2-1096-A-LH MH
Rice, Edmund Army Cambridge, MA   3-1875 MH-P
Richmond, James Army Fremont, OH Yes 27-886 MH
Roach, Hampton Mitchell Army Fort Dodge, KS   3-2393-WS MH
Roberts, Charles Duval Army Fort D.A. Russell, WY   2-3670 MH-P
Robinson, Robert Guy USMC Chicago, IL   46-390 MH
Roeder, Robert E. Army Summit Station, PA Yes 12-6116 MH
Rogers, Charles Calvin Army Institute, WV   7-A-99 MH
Romeyn, Henry Army Michigan   3-1750 MH-P
Rose, George Harry Navy Connecticut   7-9978-ES MH
Rush, John see:
        
Little, Israel 
Navy Washington, DC   17-18768  
Rush, William Rees Navy Pennsylvania   3-3977 MH-P
Russell, Henry Peter Navy New York, NY   31-6377 MH
Ryan, Francis see:  
       
Gallagher, Frank
Navy Massachusetts   17-21008 MH
Ryan, Jr., Thomas John Navy Louisiana   34-80-A-1 MH
Sage, William Hampden Army Binghamton, NY   2-913 MH-P
Saxton, Jr., Rufus Army Deerfield, MA   1-20-A MH-P
Schilt, Christian Franklin USMC Illinois   2E-151 MH
Schmidt, Jr., Oscar Navy Pennsylvania   11-116-LH MH
Schnepel, Fred Jurgen Navy New York, NY   11-825 MH
Schofield, John McAllister Army Freeport, IL   2-1108  
Schonland, Herbert Emery Navy Portland, ME   7A-168 MH
Schou, Julius Alexis Army Brooklyn, NY   17-21482 MH
Schwan, Theodore Army New York, NY   2-860  
Schwenk, Martin see:  
    
Martin, George
Army Boston, MA   17-20472 MH
Scott, Alexander Army Winooski, VT   17-18563 MH
Scott, Robert Raymond Navy Ohio Yes 34-3939 MH
Seach, William Navy Massachusetts   11-334-2 MH
Shacklette, William Sidney Navy Virginia   10-10688 MH
Shanahan, Patrick Navy New York, NY   7-10295 MH
Shaw, George Clymer Army Washington, DC   3-4247 MH-P
Shaw, Thomas Army Baton Rouge, LA   27-952-B MH
Shoup, David Monroe USMC Indiana   7A-189 MH
Sickles, Daniel Edgar Army New York, NY   3-1906-WS MH
Sidman, George Dallas Army Owosso, MI   3-2492 MH
Sigler, Franklin Earl USMC Little Falls, NJ   12-2799 MH
Silk, Edward A. Army Johnstown, PA   30-1045-C MH
Sitter, Carl Leonard USMC Pueblo, CO   7A-57-A MH-P
Skaggs, Jr., Luther USMC Kentucky   46-1066-B MH
Skinner, John Oscar Army Maryland   3-1662 MH-P
Skinner, Jr., Sherrod E. USMC East Lansing, MI Yes 3-2032 MH
Slack, Clayton Kirk Army Madison, WI   34-59 MH
Smedley, Larry Eugene USMC Orlando, FL Yes 31-6485 MH
Smith, Charles Henry Army Eastport, ME   1-128-A  
Smith, James Navy New York, NY   45-1485 MH
Smith, John Lucian USMC Oklahoma   3-2503-H-2 MH-P
Smith, Joseph Sewall Army Wiscasset, ME   2-996  
Smith, Sr., Maynard Harrison Army AC Caro, MI   66-7375 MH
Smith, Paul Ray Army Tampa, FL   Photo MH
Snyder, William Ellsworth Navy Pennsylvania   10-10636  
Stahel, Julius H. Army Nw York, NY   2-998 MH-P
Stanley, Robert Henry Navy Aboard USS Vermont,   7-8348  
Staton, Adolphus Navy North Carolina   4-280-A  
Stewart, George Evans Army New York, NY   2-3408-A-RH MH
Stickney, Herman Osman Navy Massachusetts   3-1821  
Stokes, John S. Navy New York, NY   17-20184 MH
Street, George Navy Richmond, VA   7A-130-B MH
Sullivan, Daniel A. J. Navy South Carolina   8-5327-A MH-P
Sutton, Clarence Edwin USMC Washington, DC   17-18847 MH
Swanson, Jon Army Boulder, CO Yes 60-7755  
Swayne, Wager Army Columbus, OH   3-1406  
Thomason, Clyde USMC Georgia Yes 60-8037 MH
Thordsen, William George Navy New York, NY   1-69-W MH
Thorn, Walter Army Camp Nelson, KY   2-3689-WH MH
Tilton, Henry Remsen Army Jersey City, NJ   1-392  
Tominac, John Joseph Army Conemaugh, PA   66-5141 MH
Torgerson, Martin Torinus Navy Virginia   6-8680 MH-P
Townsend, Julius Curtis Navy Athens, MO   6-8590 MH-P
Truell, Edwin M. Army Mauston, WI   13-5274-C MH-P
Turner, Charles William Army Massachusetts Yes 12-7762 MH
Turner, George Benton Army Los Angeles, CA   41-589 MH
Tweedale, John Army Philadelphia, PA   1-470  
Upton, Frank Monroe Navy Colorado   8-55-A MH
Urban, Matt Louis Army Fort Bragg, NC   7A-40 MH-P
Urell, Michael Emmet Army New York, NY   1-51-D MH-P
Van Iersel, Ludovicus M.M. Army Glen Rock, NJ   42-1770 MH
Van Voorhis, Bruce Avery Navy Nevada Yes MI-86 MH
Vance, Wilson J. Army Findlay, OH   3-2360-WS MH
Vandegrift, Alexander Archer USMC Virginia   2-4965-B  
Veazey, Wheelock Graves Army Springfield, VT   2-1026  
Vernay, James David Army Lacon, IL   3-4052-WS MH
Versace, Humbert Roque Army Norfolk, VA Yes MG-108 MH
Vosler, Forrest Lee "Woody" Army AC Rochester, NY   60-4924 MH
Wainwright, John Army West Chester, PA   2-1061 MH-P
Wainwright, IV, Jonathan M. Army Skaneateles, NY   1-358-B  
Walker, Kenneth Newton ArmyAC Denver, CO MIA In Memory
MC-36M
MH
Walsh, Kenneth Ambrose USMC Massachusetts   65-2996 MH
Walsh, William Gary USMC Massachusetts Yes 12-487 MH
Wanton, George Henry Army Paterson, NJ   4-2749 MH
Ware, Keith Lincoln Army Glendale, CA   30-258-3 MH
Watters, Charles Joseph Army Fort Dix, NJ Yes 2E-186-A MH
West, Frank Army Mohawk, NY   1-549  
Westa, Karl Navy New York, NY   11-83-SH MH
Weston, John Francis Army Camp Anderson, KY   2-856  
Wheeler, George Huber Navy Washington, DC   7-10040  
Wheeler, Henry W. Army Bangor, ME   3-1496 MH-P
Whitaker, Edward Washburn Army Hartford, CT   3-1324 MH-P
Whittington, Hulon Brooke Army Bastrop, LA   13-8-W MH-P
Wigle, Thomas W. Army Detroit, MI Yes 34-3307 MH
Wilkinson, Jr., Theodore S. Navy Louisiana   2-3645 MH-P
Willcox, Orlando Bolivar Army Detroit, MI   1-18 MH-P
Williams, Charles Quincy Army Fort Jackson, SC   65-1491 MH
Williston, Edward Bancroft Army San Francisco, CA   1-422  
Wilson, Louis Hugh USMC Mississippi   7A-103B MH-P
Windrich, William Gordon USMC Hammond, IN Yes 31-4856 MH
Wood, Henry Clay Army Winthrop, ME   1-80-A  
Wood, Leonard Army Boston, MA   21-S-10  
Woodall, Zachariah (Zachery) Army Carlisle, PA   22-15788 MH
Woodfill, Samuel Army Bryantsburg, IN   34-642 MH
Young, Frank Albert USMC Wisconsin   17-18979-D MH
Young, Gerald Orren USAF Colorado Springs, CO   7A-87 MH
Zeamer, Jay USAAF Machias, ME   Photo MH


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

 

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