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Many of the HERO STORIES, history, citations and other information detailed in this website are, at least for now, available in PRINT or DIGITAL format from AMAZON.COM. The below comprise the nearly 4-dozen  "Home Of Heroes" books currently available.

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Medal of Honor Books

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This series of books contains the citations for ALL Medals of Honor awarded to that branch of service, with brief biographical data and photos of many of the recipients. Some of them also include citations for other awards, analysis of awards, data tables and analysis and more. These are LARGE volumes, each 8 1/2" x 11" and more than 500 pages each. Click on a book to find it on Amazon.com where you can find more details on what is contained in each book, as well as to get a free preview. Each volume is $24.95.

Heroes in the War on Terrorism

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NAVY    -  MARINES   -  AIR FORCE   - ARMY O.E.F.  - ARMY O.I.F.

These books contain the citations for nearly all of the awards of the Silve Star and higher to members of each branch of service in the War on Terrorism. Books include photos of most recipients, some biographical data, analysis of awards by rank, unit, date, and more.

ENCYCLOPEDIA of AMERICAN MILITARY HEROES

With the 5 Medal of Honor volumes above, these compilations comprise a virtual 28-volume ENCYCLOPEDIA of decorated American heroes(15,000 pages)  with award citations, history, tables & analysis, and detailed indexes of ACEs, FLAG OFFICERS, and more. (Click on any book to see it in Amazon.com - $24.95 Each Volume)

United States Army Heroes

Distinguished Service Cross

Distinguished Service Medals
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1873 - 1941 Korea Vietnam 1862 - 1960 RVN - Present

United States Navy Heroes

Navy Cross Silver Star Navy Corpsmen
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1915 - 1941 WWII Korea - Present WWII

United States Marine Corps Heroes

Navy Cross Silver Star
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1915 - WWII Korea - Present 1900 - 1941 WWII 1947 - Korea Vietnam - Present

WINGS OF VALOR
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The Defining Generation
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Medal of Honor Recipient
Gravesites In The State of

Missouri

66 Medal of Honor Recipients Total

(Sorted Alphabetically by City)

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  Appleton City
  Blue Springs
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William Holmes
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Charles Barger

  Butler
  Callao
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Freeman Davis
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Oliver Hughes
  Cape Girardeau
  Dexter
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Richard Wilson
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George Sisler
  Fairdealing
  Farmington
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Billie Kanell
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Darrell Cole
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Platt Pearsall
  Hannibal
Harrisonville
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Thomas Higgins
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Arthur Forrest
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Sterling Galt
 Independence
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Herbert Burr
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Charles Long
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Thomas Toohey
 Kansas City
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John Barkley
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Jack Davenport
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M.R. Grebe
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Nathaniel Gwynne
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Wilbur Moore
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John Ricksecker
  Labadie
 Milan
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George Phillips
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John Opel
  Neosho
  Norwood
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Aaron Hudson
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Ova Art Kelley
  Odessa
  Raytown
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Joe Specker
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Paul Riordan
  Rockport
Sedalia
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Ambrose Porter
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Daniel Holcomb
  Springfield  -  Springfield National Cemetery
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Harrison Collins
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Orion P. Howe
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Fred McGuire
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Patrick Pentzer
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Jack Williams
  St. Louis
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James Anderson(Smyth)
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Charles Bieger
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William Button
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Henry Frizzell
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William Hills
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Louis Hunt
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James Merrifield
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John Quick
  Bellefontaine Cemetery
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Wells Blodgett
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Francis Brownell
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William Evans
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Frederick Fout
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Fitz Guerin
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Henry Hammel
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Henry O'Brien
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Joseph Pesch
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Alexander Skinker
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William Wherry
  Calvary Cemetery
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Powhatan Clarke
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James Flynn
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Louis Gaiennie

John Tracy
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  Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
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Ralph Cheli
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George Hobday
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Lorenzo Immell
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Donald Pucket
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David Ryan
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Martin Schubert
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Alonzo Stokes
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Bruce Van Voorhis
  Trenton
  Warrensburg
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John Hack
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John Falconer

A very special thanks to Connie Nisinger and Kent Kooi for the large number of photos they provided for this page.

 Photos of Medal of Honor Grave Sites By State 

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Medal Of Honor Recipients in Foreign Cemeteries
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