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KEYSTONE STATE

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Pennsylvania

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379   Medals of Honor are Accredited to 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

PENNSYLVANIA HEROES

RECIPIENT'S NAME

Branch

PLACE OF BIRTH

MOH ACCREDITED TO:

Spanish-American War

Buzzard, Ulysses G.

Army

Armstrong, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

Deswan, John Francis

Army

Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA

Lee, Fitz

Army

Dinwiddie County, VA

Philadelphia, PA

Quinn, Alexander M.

Army

Passaic, NJ

Philadelphia, PA

Ressler, Norman W.

Army

Dalmatia, PA

Dalmatia, PA

Shepherd, Warren Julius

Army

Cherry Tree, PA

Westover, PA

Philippine Insurrection

Gedeon, Louis

Army

Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

Maclay, William Palmer

Army

Spruce Creek, PA

Altoona, PA

China (Boxer Rebellion)

Brewster, Andre Walker

Army

Hoboken, NJ

Philadelphia, PA

Francis, Charles Robert

USMC

Doylestown, PA

Philadelphia, PA

Horton, William M. Charlie

USMC

Chicago, IL

Philadelphia, PA

World War I

Boone, Joel Thompson

Navy

St. Clair, PA

St. Clair, PA

**Mestrovitch, James I.

Army

Crna Cora, Yugoslavia

Pittsburgh, PA

Schaffner, Dwite H.

Army

Arroya, PA

Falls Creek, PA

Thompson, Joseph Henry

Army

Kilkeel, Ireland

Beaver Falls, PA

World War II

**Carey, Alvin P.

Army

Lycippus, PA

Laughlintown, PA

Funk, Jr., Leonard Alfred

Army

Braddock township, PA

Wilkinsburg, PA

**Hallman, Sherwood H.

Army

Spring City, PA

Spring City, PA

**Harr, Harry R.

Army

Pine Croft, PA

East Freedom, PA

 

Horner, Freeman Victor

Army

Mount carmel, PA

Shamokin, PA

 

Kanppenberger, Alton W.

Army

Coopersburg, PA

Almount, PA

Kelly, Charles E.

Army

Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

**Kelly, John D.

Army

Venango Township, PA

Cambridge Springs, PA

Laws, Robert Earl

Army

Altoona, PA

Altoona, PA

**Lobaugh, Donald Ronald

Army

Freeport, PA

Freeport, PA

**Mathies, Archibald

Army AC

Scotland

Pittsburgh, PA

**McVeigh, John J.

Army

Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA

 

Merli, Gino Joseph

Army

Scranton, PA

Peckville, PA

**Messerschmidt, Harold O.

Army

Grier City, PA

Chester, PA

**Minick, John W.

Army

Wall, PA

Carlisle, PA

**Pinder, Jr., John J.

Army

McKees Rocks, PA

Burgettstown, PA

**Reese, James W.

Army

Chester, PA

Chester, PA

**Roeder, Robert E.

Army

Summit Station, PA

Summit Station, PA

**Sarnoski, Joseph Raymond

Army AC

Simpson, PA

Simpson, PA

**Sayers, Foster Joseph

Army

Marshalls Creek, PA

Howard, PA

Shomo, William Arthur

Army AC

Jeannette, PA

Westmoreland Cnty, PA

Silk, Edward A.

Army

Johnstown, PA

Johnstown, PA

Tominac, John Joseph

Army

Conemaugh, PA

Conemaugh, PA

**Turner, Day G.

Army

Berwick, PA

Nescopeck, PA

**Weicht, Ellis R.

Army

Clearville, PA

Bedford, PA

**Wilson, Alfred Leonard

Army

Fairchance, PA

Fairchance, PA

Korean War

**Benfold, Edward Clyde "Ted"

Navy

Staten Island, NY

Philadelphia, PA

**Brown, Melvin L.

Army

Mahaffey, PA

Erie, PA

**Kelly, John Doran

USMC

Youngstown, OH

Homestead, PA

**Mausert, III, Frederick William

USMC

Cambridge, NY

Dresher, PA

**Ramer, George Henry

USMC

Meyersdale, PA

Lewisburg, PA

**Reem, Robert Dale

USMC

Lancaster, PA

Elizabethtown, PA

**Sitman, William S.

Army

Bellwood, PA

Bellwood, PA

**Speicher, Clifton T.

Army

Gray, PA

Gray, PA

Vietnam

**Crescenz, Michael Joseph

Army

Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA

**Dias, Ralph Ellis

USMC

Shelocta, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Dolby, David Charles

Army

Norristown, PA

Philadelphia, PA

**English, Jr., Glenn Harry

Army

Altoona, PA

Philadelphia, PA

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Marm, Jr., Walter Joseph

Army

Washington, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

**Morgan, William David

USMC

Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

**Port, William David

Army

Petersburg, PA

Harrisburg, PA

**Prom, William Raymond

USMC

Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh, PA

**Sabo, Leslie Halasz, Jr.

Army

Kufstein, Austria

Ellwood City, PA

Somalia

**Shughart, Randall David

Army

Lincoln, NE

Newville, PA

War on Terrorism

**McGinnis, Ross A.

Army

Meadville, PA

Knox, PA

Peace Time Awards

Davis, Joseph H.

Navy

Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA

 

 

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