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The Living Medal of Honor Recipients

These are all that remain, TRUE HEROES every one of them...men of patriotism, courage, and dedication.  We list them here by their current state of residence so you can direct your initial interest towards your home state heroes.  If NO recipient is currently living in your state, "adopt" one...he won't mind.

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State

First/ Last Name

Service & War

Action
Date

Birth City/State

MOH City/State


Alabama

Robert F. Foley

US Army, Vietnam

11/5/66

Newton, MA

Newton, MA

James M. Sprayberry

US Army, Vietnam

4/25/68

LaGrange, GA

Montgomery, AL

Arizona

Frederick E. Ferguson

US Army, Vietnam

1/31/68

Pilot Point, TX

Phoenix, AZ

Winter

Robert D. Maxwell

US Army, WWII

9/7/44

Boise, ID

Creswell, CO

Leo K. Thorsness

USAF, Vietnam

4/19/67

Walnut Grove, MN

Walnut Grove, MN

California

John Baca

US Army, Vietnam

2/10/70

Providence, RI

Fort Ord, CA

Angelo Liteky

US Army, Vietnam

12/6/67

Washington, D.C.

Fort Hamilton, NY

Robert J. Modrzejewski

USMC, Vietnam

7/15/66

Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee, WI

Richard Pittman

USMC, Vietnam

7/24/66

French Camp, CA

Stockton, CA

Tibor Rubin

US Army, Korea

7/23/50

Hungary

New York, NY

James A. Taylor

US Army, Vietnam

11/9/67

Arcata, CA

San Francisco, CA

Jay R. Vargas

USMC, Vietnam

4/30/68

Winslow, AZ

Winslow, AZ

Colorado

Peter C. Lemon

US Army, Vietnam

4/1/70

Toronto, Canada

Tawas City, MI

Sakato, George T. US Army, WWII

10/29/44

Denver, CO

Connecticut

Paul W. Bucha

US Army, Vietnam

3/16/68

Washington, D.C.

West Point, NY

Florida

Hector A. Cafferata, Jr.

USMC, Korea

11/28/50

New York, NY

Dover, NJ

Winter

Duane E. Dewey

USMC, Korea

4/16/52

Grand Rapids, MI

Muskegon, MI

Robert R. Ingram

US Navy, Vietnam

3/28/66

Clearwater, FL

Clearwater, FL

Gary L. Littrell

US Army, Vietnam

4/4/70

Henderson, KY

Los Angeles, CA

Ronald E. Ray

US Army, Vietnam

6/19/66

Cordele, GA

Atlanta, GA

Hawaii

Allan J. Kellogg,Jr.

USMC, Vietnam

3/11/70

Bethel, CT

Bridgeport, CT

Idaho

Arthur J. Jackson

USMC, WWII

9/18/44

Cleveland, OH

Portland, OR

Thomas R. Norris

US Navy, Vietnam

4/10/72

Jacksonville, FL

Silver Spring, MD

Illinois

Sammy L. Davis

US Army, Vietnam

11/18/67

Dayton, OH

Indianapolis, IN

Harold A. Fritz

US Army, Vietnam

1/11/69

Chicago, IL

Milwaukee, WI

Allen J. Lynch

US Army, Vietnam

12/15/67

Chicago, IL

Chicago, IL

Kansas

Roger H.C. Donlon

US Army, Vietnam

7/6/64

Saugerties, NY

Saugerties, NY

Charles Hagemeister

US Army, Vietnam

3/20/67

Lincoln, NE

Lincoln, NE

Kentucky

Don Jenkins

US Army, Vietnam

1/6/69

Quality, KY

Nashville, TN

Ernest E. West

US Army, Korea

10/12/52

Russell, KY

Wurtland, KY

Louisiana

James E. Livingston

USMC, Vietnam

5/2/68

Towns, GA

McRae, GA

Maryland

Rascon, Alfred US Army, Vietnam

3/16/66

Mexico Oxnard, CA

Brian M. Thacker

US Army, Vietnam

3/31/71

Columbus, OH

Salt Lake City, UT

Massachusetts

Thomas J. Hudner

US Navy, Korea

12/4/50

Fall River, MA

Fall river, MA

Thomas G. Kelley

US Navy, Vietnam

6/15/69

Boston, MA

Boston, MA

Michigan

Summer

Duane E. Dewey

USMC, Korea

4/16/52

Grand Rapids, MI

Muskegon, MI

Robert E. Simanek

USMC, Korea

8/17/52

Detroit, MI

Detroit, MI

Missouri

Donald E. Ballard

US Navy, Vietnam

5/16/68

Kansas City, MO

Kansas City, MO

New Jersey

Jack H. Jacobs

US Army, Vietnam

3/9/68

Brooklyn, NY

Trenton, NJ

Nicholas Oresko

US Army, WWII

1/23/45

Bayonne, NJ

Bayonne, NJ

New Mexico

Drew D. Dix

US Army, Vietnam

1/31/68

West Point, NY

Pueblo, CO

Hiroshi H. Miyamura

US Army, Korea

4/24/51

Gallup, NM

Gallup, NM

New York

Gary B. Beikirch

US Army, Vietnam

4/1/70

Rochester, NY

Buffalo, NY

Summer

Francis S. Currey

US Army, WWII

12/21/44

Loch Sheldrake, NY

Hurleyville, NY

Joseph R. Kerrey

US Navy, Vietnam

3/14/69

Lincoln, NE

Omaha, NE

North Carolina

Walter J. Marm

US Army, Vietnam

11/14/65

Washington, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

Robert M. Patterson

US Army, Vietnam

5/6/68

Durham, NC

Raleigh, NC

Gordon R. Roberts

US Army, Vietnam

7/11/69

Middletown, OH

Cincinnati, OH

Ohio

Frank A. Herda

US Army, Vietnam

6/29/68

Cleveland, OH

Cleveland, OH

Ronald E. Rosser

US Army, Korea

1/12/52

Columbus, OH

Crooksville, OH

Oregon

Summer

Robert D. Maxwell

US Army, WWII

9/7/44

Boise, ID

Larimer County, CO

South Carolina

Winter

Francis S. Currey

US Army, WWII

12/21/44

Loch Sheldrake, NY

Hurleyville, NY

South Dakota

Michael J. Fitzmaurice

US Army, Vietnam

3/23/71

Jamestown, ND

Cavour, SD

Tennessee

Charles H. Coolidge

US Army, WWII

10/24/44

Signal Mountain, TN

Signal Mountain, TN

Texas

Winter

Patrick H. Brady

US Army, Vietnam

1/6/68

Philip, SD

Seattle, WA

Robert E. O'Malley

USMC, Vietnam

8/18/65

Woodside, NY

New York, NY

Clarence Sasser

US Army, Vietnam

1/10/68

Chenango, TX

Houston, TX

Michael E. Thornton

US Navy, Vietnam

10/31/72

Greenville, SC

Spartanburg, SC

Virginia

Harvey C. Barnum,Jr.

USMC, Vietnam

12/18/65

Cheshire, CT

Cheshire, CT

Wesley L. Fox

USMC, Vietnam

2/22/69

Herndon, VA

Leesburg, VA

Howard V. Lee

USMC, Vietnam

8/8/66

New York, NY

Dumfries, VA

Washington

Summer

Patrick H. Brady

US Army, Vietnam

1/6/68

Philip, SD

Seattle, WA

Bruce P. Crandall

US Army Vietnam

11/14/65

 

Kent, WA

James P. Fleming

USAF, Vietnam

11/26/68

Sedalia, MO

Pullman, WA

Joe M. Jackson

USAF, Vietnam

5/12/68

Noonan, GA

Noonan, GA

Thomas J. Kinsman

US Army, Vietnam

2/6/68

Renton, WA

Seattle, WA

Wilburn K. Ross

US Army, WWII

10/30/44

Strunk, KY

Strunk, KY

West Virginia

Hershel W. Williams

USMC, WWII

2/23/45

Quiet Dell, WV

Fairmont, WV

Wisconsin

Einar H. Ingman, Jr.

US Army, Korea

2/6/51

Milwaukee, WI

West Bend, WI

Kenneth E. Stumpf

US Army, Vietnam

4/25/67

Neenah, WI

Milwaukee, WI

Gary G. Wetzel

US Army, Vietnam

1/8/68

South Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee, WI

 

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