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Medal of Honor Recipient
Gravesites In The State of

California

195 Medal of Honor Recipients Total
(Includes 1 Double Recipient)

90 Recipients are Buried in National Cemeteries
Click on the Links for those Cemeteries

15
Golden Gate

Recipients Buried in Other California Locations 
(Sorted Alphabetically by City)

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  Altadena
   Arroyo Grande
ellsworth_thomas2_ca.jpg (107085 bytes)
Thomas Ellsworth
haney_milton2_ca.jpg (119681 bytes)
Milton Haney
smith_otis_ca.jpg (97479 bytes)
Otis Smith
   Banning
  Benicia Barracks
morris_william_ca.jpg (118670 bytes)
William Morris
foley_john_ca.jpg (83959 bytes)
John Foley
  Colma
austin_william_ca.jpg (74439 bytes)
William Austin
katz_phillip-caNEW.jpg (86706 bytes)
Phillip Katz
shiels_george-caNEW.jpg (83492 bytes)
George Shiels
chapman_kaufman_caNEW.jpg (99792 bytes)
John Chapman
  Compton
  Corning
anderson_james_ca.jpg (113520 bytes)
James Anderson
silva_france_ca.jpg (82438 bytes)
France Silva
  Eureka
viale_robert_ca.jpg (123645 bytes)
Robert Viale
 Fairfield
 Fallbrook
buckles_abraham_ca.jpg (83985 bytes)
Abram Buckles
pittinger_william.jpg (83739 bytes)
William Pittinger

 

  Fresno
kelso_jack_ca.jpg (91349 bytes)
Jack Kelso
nishimoto_joe_ca.jpg (88939 bytes)
Joe Nishimoto
otani_kazuo_ca.jpg (92788 bytes)
Kazuo Otani
  Glendale
bates_norman_ca.jpg (103746 bytes)
Norman Bates
campbell_albert2_ca.jpg (124951 bytes)
Albert Campbell
deignan_osborne_ca.jpg (111928 bytes)
Osborn Deignan
salomon_ben_ca.jpg (76908 bytes)
Ben Salomon
  Glendora
  Hayward
evans_donald_ca.jpg (93120 bytes)
Donald Evans
mcdonald_robert_caNEW.jpg (98210 bytes)
Robert McDonald
  Hollywood
biegler_george2_ca.jpg (122539 bytes)
George Biegler
francis_charles2_ca.jpg (117132 bytes)
Charles Francis
hilliker_benjamin_cat.jpg (110329 bytes)
Benjamin Hilliker
lyon_edward_ca.jpg (64732 bytes)
Edward Lyon
titus_calvin_ca.jpg (115364 bytes)
Calvin Titus
  Inglewood
bryan_william_ca.jpg (85285 bytes)
William Bryan
myers_george_ca.jpg (112994 bytes)
George Myers
shepherd_warren_ca.jpg (106285 bytes)
Warren Shepherd
wilson_charles_ca.jpg (106632 bytes)
Charles Wilson
  Long Beach
ward_nelson_ca1.jpg (92217 bytes)
Nelson Ward

 

  Los Angeles  (Also see Los Angeles National Cemetery)
baker_edward_ca.jpg (105098 bytes)
Edward Baker
beauford_bridwell_ca.jpg (82060 bytes)
Clay Beauford
bowen_elmer2_ca.jpg (98981 bytes)
Elmer Bowen
connell_trustrim2_ca.jpg (103917 bytes)
Trustrim Connell
denham_austin_ca.jpg (108038 bytes)
Austin Denham
fraser_william_ca.jpg (110961 bytes)
William Fraser
fall_charles_ca.jpg (107574 bytes)
Charles Fall
gonzales_david_ca.jpg (103889 bytes)
David Gonzales
hayashi_joe_cat.jpg (111206 bytes)
Joe Hayashi
mayes_williamB_ca.jpg (105424 bytes)
William Mayes
mcgann_michael_caNEW.jpg (111138 bytes)
Michael McGann
munemori_sadao-caNEW.jpg (103160 bytes)
Sadao Munemori
muranaga_kiyoshi-caNEW.jpg (102212 bytes)
Kiyoshi Muranaga
obregon_eugene_ca.jpg (113451 bytes)
Eugene Obregon

shaffer_william_caNEW.jpg (95261 bytes)
William Shaffer 
sturgeon_james2_ca.jpg (139692 bytes)
James Sturgeon
tanouye_ted-caNEW.jpg (93217 bytes)
Ted Tanouye
trogden_howell_ca.jpg (106775 bytes)
Howell Trogden
whitehead_patton_cat.jpg (113028 bytes)
Patton Whitehead
young_benjamin_ca.jpg (103003 bytes)
Benjamin Young
  Mokelumne Hill
  Napa
hanford_edward_ca.jpg (89840 bytes)
Edward Hanford
barrett_carlton_ca.jpg (96142 bytes)
Carlton Barrett
heisch_henry_CAnew.jpg (71210 bytes)
William Heisch
  North Hollywood
pierce_charles_cat.jpg (108721 bytes)
Charles Pierce
  Oakland
ehle_john_ca.jpg (100295 bytes)
John Ehle
huggins_eli_ca.jpg (112126 bytes)
Eli Huggins
johns_henry_ca.jpg (119582 bytes)
Henry Johns
long_oscar_ca.jpg (94746 bytes)
Oscar Long
swap_jacob_ca.jpg (104047 bytes)
Jacob Swap
weissel_adam_ca.jpg (136685 bytes)
Adam Weissel
  Ontario
ross_frank_ca.jpg (71835 bytes)
Frank Ross
  Petaluma
  Pomona
penry_richard_ca.jpg (102177 bytes)
Richard Penry
davis_harry_ca.jpg (102801 bytes)
Harry Davis
  Riverside  (Also see Riverside National Cemetery)
  Sacramento
ingalls_george_ca.jpg (107404 bytes)
George Ingalls
smith_cornelius_ca.jpg (117568 bytes)
Cornelius Smith
simkins_lebbeus_ca.jpg (85331 bytes)
Lebbeus Simkins
gould_newton_ca.jpg (86978 bytes)
Newton Gould
  Salinas
  San Bernardino
cayer_oliva-ca4.jpg (101571 bytes)
Ovila Cayer

William Ellis
rodriguez_joseph-ca.jpg (98161 bytes)
Joseph Rodriguez
  San Bruno (See Golden Gate National Cemetery)
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  San Diego  (Also see Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery)
forsythe_thomas_ca.jpg (106405 bytes)
Thomas Forsyth
hanford_burke.jpg (102149 bytes)
Burke Hanford
hornaday_elisha.jpg (91203 bytes)
Elisha Hornaday
luce_moses.jpg (74972 bytes)
Moses Luce
mcdonald_john_caNEW.jpg (121065 bytes)
John McDonald
moylan_myles_ca.jpg (93793 bytes)
Myles Moylan
thompson_james_ca.jpg (116311 bytes)
James Thompson
winans_roswell.jpg (65425 bytes)
Roswell Winans
  San Fernando
  San Gabriel
matthews_daniel_ca.jpg (96900 bytes)
Daniel Matthews
perkins_william_ca.jpg (107791 bytes)
William Perkins
clapp_albert_ca.jpg (96733 bytes)
Albert Clapp
  San Francisco  (Also see San Francisco National Cemetery)
hill_frank_ca2.jpg (67939 bytes)
Frank Hill
miller_frank_ca.jpg (86088 bytes)
Frank Miller
russell_milton_ca.jpg (86316 bytes)
Milton Russell
  San Jose
  San Pedro
walker_edward_ca.jpg (69919 bytes)
Edward Walker
devore_edward3_ca.jpg (112292 bytes)
Edward DeVore
  Santa Barbara
  Santa Monica
hamilton_pierpont_ca.jpg (76868 bytes)
Pierpont Hamilton
phipps_jimmy_cat.jpg (100511 bytes)
Jimmy Phipps
  Selma
  St. Helena
shockley_william_ca.jpg (88863 bytes)
William Shockley
simmons_william_caNEW.jpg (87084 bytes)
William Simmons
  Stockton
troy_william_caGeneral.jpg (101502 bytes)
William Troy
  Vallejo
bond_william3_ca.jpg (101706 bytes)
William Bond
cooney_james_ca.jpg (108623 bytes)
James Cooney
dunphy_richard_cah.jpg (107227 bytes)
Richard Dunphy
halford_william3_ca.jpg (100452 bytes)
William Halford
parker_alexander_caNEW.jpg (90665 bytes)
Alexander Parker 
  Ventura
  Wasco
sumner_james_ca.jpg (79933 bytes)
James Sumner
pierce_larry_ca.jpg (95947 bytes)
Larry Pierce
  Westminster
worley_kenneth_ca2.jpg (100108 bytes)
Kenneth Worley
  Yountville
leonard_joseph_ca.jpg (99966 bytes)
Joseph Leonard
moriarity_john_ca.jpg (97142 bytes)
John Moriarity
stickoffer_julius_ca.jpg (96920 bytes)
Julius Stickoffer

A Very Special Thanks is due to Mr. Lawrence Hildebrand. Mr. Hildebrand took photos of gravesites in his vicinity and then, in order to help compile others further away, launched a dedicated email and phone campaign to help obtain numerous other photos from throughout California.

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