Distinguished Service Cross - World War II

There are over 5,000 recipients of the Distinguished Service Cross awarded for service during World War II. We are completing the transition to the new website format and will have this information delivered to you through the links provided below.

Here's the breakdown.

  • 3,984 Army
  • 762  Army Air Corps
  • 31 Marine Corps
  • 21 Navy
  • 258 Foreign Service Members
  • 3 Civilian

Below you will find links to the names of those recipients by Branch and within Branch by Last Name.

* Indicates Killed in Action (KIA), Missing in Action (MIA), Prisoner of War (POW), or Died Non-Battle (DNB)

Note: We estimate that our database is 99.99% complete and accurate. There is a rare possibility that a valid recipient of the Military Cross may NOT be listed herein. Updates to correct any omissions will be made available from time to time.

Additional Resource from HomeOfHeroes.com

Home of Heroes continues to update our website content for online visitors. Here is a resource that can help you find a Distinguished Service Cross Recipient. This information is provided in a PDF document which enables you to search the content by several search terms - name, branch of service, war/conflict.

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Index of Major Awards

Home of Heroes continues to update our website content for online visitors. Here is a resource that can help you find a recipient of a major award. This information is provided in a PDF document which enables you to search the content by several search terms - name, branch of service, war/conflict.

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