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Hometown Heroes of the

KEYSTONE STATE

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Pennsylvania

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378   Medals of Honor are Accredited to Pennsylvania

  • During the Civil War 64 Medals of Honor were awarded for action "on the ground" in Pennsylvania.

"For Conspicuous Gallantry and Intrepidity in Action At the Risk of Life Above and Beyond the Call of Duty"

 

Due to the large number of Medals of Honor accredited to Pennsylvania we have divided them into six pages for your convenience and to decrease down-load time.

Accredited to PA with no CITY designated

CIVIL WAR
Philadelphia MOH Recipients (77)

CIVIL WAR
Other MOH Recipients (110)

INDIAN CAMPAIGN RECIPIENTS (53)

PA Medal Recipients of OTHER WARS (59)

BORN IN PA
MOH accredited to OTHER STATES

Civil War MOH Recipients from other PA Cities

RECIPIENT'S NAME

Branch

PLACE OF BIRTH

MOH ACCREDITED TO:

Ammerman, Robert Wesley

Army

Centre Co, PA

Milesburg, PA

Arnold, Abraham Kerns

Army

Bedford, PA

Bedford, PA

Baird, Absalom

Army

Washington, PA

Washington, PA

Beaumont, Eugene Beauharnais

Army

Wilks-Barre, PA

Wilks-Barre, PA

Bennett, Orrin

Army

Bradford Co, PA

Towanda, PA

Bingham, Henry Harrison

Army

Philadelphia, PA

Canonsburg, PA

Bishop, Francis A.

Army

Bradford Co, PA

Harrisburg, PA

Bonebrake, Henry G.

Army

Waynesboro, PA

Franklin County, PA

Boon, Hugh Patterson

Army

Washington, PA

Washington, PA

Brannigan, Felix

Army

Ireland

Pittsburgh, PA

Brest, Lewis Francis

Army

Mercer, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

Brown, Chalres E.

Army

Schuylkill Co, PA

Schuylkill Haven, PA

Brown, Jeremiah Z.

Army

Rural Valley, PA

Curllsville, PA

Carlisle, Casper R.

Army

Allegeheny Co, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

Cart, Jacob

Army

Carlisle, PA

Carlisle, PA

Chambers, Joseph B.

Army

Beaver Co, PA

Eastbrook, PA

Connell, Trustrim

Army

Lancaster, PA

Port Kennedy, PA

Cook, Walter Howard

Army

Norristown, PA

Norristown, PA

Cunningham, Francis Marion

Army

Somerset, PA

Springfield, PA

Davidsizer, John A.

Army

Milford, PA

Lewistown, PA

Davis, Charles C.

Army

Harrisburg, PA

Harrisburg, PA

Day, Charles

Army

West Laurens, NY

Richmond, PA

Delacey, Patrick

Army

Carbondale , PA

Scranton, PA

Delaney, John Carroll

Army

Ireland

Honesdale, PA

Delavie, Hiram H. (Hiram A.)

Army

Stark County, OH

Allegheny County, PA

Donaldson, John P.

Army

Butler County, PA

Butler, PA

Elliott, Alexander

Army

Beaver County, PA

North Sewickley, PA

Engle, James Edgar

Army

Chester, PA

Chester, PA

Evans, Thomas

Army

Wales

Johnstown, PA

Ewing, John C.

Army

Ligonier Valley, PA

Greensburg, PA

Flanagan, Augustin D.

Army

Loretto, PA

Chester Springs, PA

Frick, Jacob G.

Army

Northumberland, PA

Pottsville, PA

Furman, Chester S.

Army

Columbia, PA

Bloomsburg, PA

Graul, William L.

Army

Reading, PA

Reading, PA

Gresser, Ignatz

Army

Malach, Germany

Allentown, PA

Harmon (Harman), Amzi Davis

Army

Wilkinsburg, PA

Greensburg, PA

Harris, George W.

Army

Schuykill, PA

Bellefonte, PA

Hartranft, John Frederic

Army

New Hanover Tnsh, PA

Norristown, PA

Henry, Guy Vernor

Army

Fort Smith, TER

Reading, PA

Herron, Francis Jay

Army

Pittsburg, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

Higby, Charles

Army

Pittsburgh, PA

New Brighton, PA

Hill, Henry

Army

Schuylkill County, PA

Harrisburg, PA

Hoffman, Thomas W.

Army

Perrysburg, PA

Harrisburg, PA

Hogan, Franklin

Army

Centre County, PA

Howard, PA

Howard, Henderson Calvin

Army

Indiana County, PA

Indiana, PA

Ilgenfritz, Charles Henry

Army

York County, PA

York, PA

Jennings, James T.

Army

Devonshire, England

Luzerne, PA

Johnson, Samuel

Army

Springfield Township, PA

Connellsville, PA

Kelly, Alexander

Army

Saltsburg, PA

Allegheny , PA

Kerr, Thomas R.

Army

Colleraine, Ireland

Pittsburgh, PA

Kindig, John M.

Army

East Liberty, PA

Wilkins, PA

Kinsey, John

Army

Lancaster County, PA

Maytown, PA

Kramer, Theodore L.

Army

Luzerne County, PA

Danville, PA

Landis, James Parker

Army

Mifflin County, PA

Reedsville, PA

Leonard, William Edman

Army

Greene County, PA

Jacksonville, PA

Lewis, Dewitt Clinton

Army

West Chester, PA

West Chester, PA

Lilley, John

Army

Mifflin County, PA

Lewistown, PA

Lower, Cyrus B.

Army

Lawrence, PA

New Castle, PA

Luty, Gotlieb

Army

Allegheny County, PA

West Manchester, PA

Marquette, Charles D.

Army

Lebanon County, PA

Campbelltown, PA

Matthews, John C.

Army

Westmoreland Cnty, PA

Greensburg, PA

Matthews, Milton

Army

Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

Mears, George W.

Army

Bloomsburg, PA

Bloomsburg, PA

Miller, William Edward

Army

West Hill, PA

Newville, PA

Mitchell, Alexander H.

Army

Perrysville, PA

Hamilton, PA

Mitchell, Theodore

Army

Tarentum, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

Monaghan, Patrick H.

Army

Ireland

Minersville, PA

Morrison, Francis

Army

Ohiopyle, PA

Drakestown, PA

Mostoller, John William

Army

Stoystown, PA

Stoystown, PA

Oliver, Charles

Army

Allegheny County, PA

Webster, PA

Pearson, Alfred L.

Army

Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

Pennypacker, Galusha

Army

Valley Forge, PA

West Chester, PA

Petty, Philip

Army

Tingswich, England

Troy, PA

Phillips, Josiah

Army

Wyoming County, NY

Ulysses, PA

Pipes, James Milton

Army

Morrisville, PA

Waynesburg, PA

Porter, Horace

Army

Huntingdon, PA

Harrisburg, PA

Purcell, Hiram W.

Army

Upper Black Eddy, PA

Doylestown, PA

Purman, James Jackson

Army

Greene County, PA

Waynesburg, PA

Quay, Matthew Stanley

Army

Dillsburg, PA

Harrisburg, PA

Raub, Jacob F.

Army

Raubsville, PA

Weaversville, PA

Reed, George W.

Army

Cambria County, PA

Johnstown, PA

Reid, Robert Alexander

Army

Raploch, Scotland

Pottsville, PA

Reigle, Daniel P.

Army

Adams County, PA

Gettysburg, PA

Reisinger, James Monroe

Army

Beaver County, PA

Meadville, PA

Rhodes, Sylvester D.

Army

Plains, PA

Wilkes-Barre, PA

Robinson, Thomas

Army

Ireland

Tamaqua, PA

Rohm, Ferdinand Frederick

Army

Patterson, PA

Juniata County, PA

Roosevelt, George Washington

Army

Chester County, PA

Chester County, PA

Rought, Stephen

Army

Bradford County, PA

Crampton, PA

Roush, James Levi

Army

Bedford County, PA

Chambersburg, PA

Rowand, Jr., Archibald Hamilton

Army

Philadelphia, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

Rutter, James May

Army

Wilkes-Barre, PA

Wilkes-Barre, PA

Sands, William

Army

Reading, PA

Reading, PA

Schoonmaker, James Martinus

Army

Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

Seitzinger, James M.

Army

Germany

Worcester, PA

Shambaugh, Charles

Army

Prussia, Germany

Indian Town, PA

Shellenberger, John

Army

Fayette County, PA

Perryopolis, PA

Shopp, George J.

Army

Equinunk, PA

Reading, PA

Slusher, Henry C.

Army

Washington County, PA

Washington, PA

Smith, Thaddeus S.

Army

Cumberland, PA

Harrisburg, PA

Snedden, James

Army

Edinburgh, Scotland

Johnstown, PA

Sowers, Michael

Army

Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

**Strausburgh, Bernard A.

Army

Adams County, PA

Warfordsburg, PA

Swap, Jacob E.

Army

Coeymans, NY

Springs, PA

Thomas, Hampton Sidney

Army

Quakertown, PA

Harrisburg, PA

Thompson, James B.

Army

Juniata County, PA

Perrysville, PA

Wainwright, John

Army

Syracuse, NY

West Chester, PA

Walton, George Washington

Army

Upper Oxford, PA

Upper Oxford, PA

Wright, Albert D.

Army

Elkland, PA

Wellsboro, PA

Young, Andrew J.

Army

Greene County, PA

Carmichaels, PA

 

 

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