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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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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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Korea
(1950 - 1953)

Recipients of the

Medal of Honor

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146 Medals of Honor Awarded

93 Army

7 Navy

  4 Air Force

42 Marines

** Indicates Posthumous Award
107 Medals of Honor (73%) were presented Posthumously

 

Recipient's Name

MOH Accredited TO:

Recipient's Name

MOH Accredited TO:

U.S. Army

Air Force

Stanley Taylor ADAMS

Olathe, KS

**George Andrew DAVIS, JR.

Lubbock, TX

**Joe R. BALDONADO

Santa Clara, CA

**Charles Joseph LORING, JR.

Portland, ME

**Charles H. BARKER

Pickens County, SC

**Louis Joseph SEBILLE

Chicago, IL

**Emory L. BENNETT

Cocoa, FL

**John S.  WALMSLEY, JR.

Baltimore, MD

David Bruce BLEAK

Shelley, ID

   

**Nelson Vogel BRITTIN

Audubon, NJ

U.S. Navy

**Melvin L. BROWN

Erie, PA

Lloyd Leslie "Scooter" BURKE

Stuttgart, AR

**Edward C. "Ted" BENFOLD

Philadelphia, PA

**Tony K BURRIS

Blanchard, OK

William Richard CHARETTE

Ludington, MI

**Cornelius H. CHARLTON

Bronx County, NY

**Richard David DEWERT

Taunton, MA

**Gilbert Georgie COLLIER

Tichnor, AR

**Francis Colton HAMMOND

Alexandria, VA

**John Walton COLLIER

Worthington, KY

Thomas Jerome HUDNER, JR.

Fall River, MA

**Samuel Streit COURSEN

Madison, NJ

**John Edward KILMER

Houston, TX

**Gordon Maynard CRAIG

Brockton, MA

**John Kelvin KOELSCH

Los Angeles, CA

Jerry Kirt CRUMP

Forest City, NC

U.S. Marine Corps

William Frishe DEAN, SR.

California

**Reginald Benjamin DESIDERIO

Gilroy, CA

**Charles Gene ABRELL

Terre Haute, IN

Carl Henry DODD

Kenvir, KY

William Earl BARBER

West Liberty, KY

**Ray E. DUKE

Whitwell, TN

**William Bernard BAUGH

Harrison, OH

**Junior Dean EDWARDS

Indianola, IA

Hector Albert CAFFERATA, JR.

Dover, NJ

**Victor H. ESPINOZA

El Paso, TX

**David Bernard CHAMPAGNE

Wakefield, RI

**John ESSEBAGGER, JR.

Holland, MI

**Stanley R. CHRISTIANSON

Mindoro, WI

**Don Carlos FAITH, JR.

Washington, IN

Henry Alfred COMMISKEY, SR.

Hattiesburg, MS

**Charles GEORGE

Whittier, NC

**Jack Arden DAVENPORT

Mission, KS

**Charles L. GILLILAND

Yellville, AR

Raymond Gilbert DAVIS

Atlanta, GA

**Eduardo Corral GOMEZ

California

Duane Edgar DEWEY

Muskegon, MI

**Clair GOODBLOOD

Burnham, ME

**Fernando Luis GARCIA

San Jaun, P Rico

**Lester HAMMOND, JR.

Quincy, IL

**Edward GOMEZ

Omaha, NE

**Melvin O. HANDRICH

Manawa, WI

**Ambrosio GUILLEN

El Paso, TX

**Jack G. HANSON

Galveston, TX

**James Edmund JOHNSON

Washington, DC

**Lee Ross HARTELL

Danbury, CT

**John Doran KELLY

Homestead, PA

Raymond HARVEY

Pasadena, CA

**Jack William KELSO

Caruthers, CA

**Frederick F. HENRY

Clinton, OK

Robert Sidney KENNEMORE

Greenville, SC

Rodolfo Perez HERNANDEZ

Fowler, CA

**Herbert A. LITTLETON

Nampa, ID

Einar Harold INGMAN, JR.

West Bend, WI

**Baldomero LOPEZ

Tampa, FL

**William R. JECELIN

Baltimore, MD

**Daniel Paul MATTHEWS

Van Nuys, CA

**Mack A. JORDAN

Collins, MS

**Frederick W. MAUSERT, III

Dresher, PA

**Billie Gene KANELL

Poplar Bluff, MO

Alford Lee MCLAUGHLIN

Leeds, AL

**Emil J. Kapaun Marion, KS

**Frank Nicias MITCHELL

Roaring Springs, TX

**Loren R. KAUFMAN

The Dalles, OR

**Walter Carleton MONEGAN

Seattle, WA

**Keeble, Woodrow Wilson

Wahpeton, ND

**Whitt Lloyd MORELAND

Austin, TX

**Kaho'ohanohano, Anthony

Wailuku, HI

Raymond Gerald MURPHY

Pueblo, CO

**Noah Odell KNIGHT

Jefferson, SC

Reginald Rodney MYERS

Boise, ID

Ernest Richard KOUMA

Dwight, NE

**Eugene Arnold OBREGON

Los Angeles, CA

**Leonard M. KRAVITZ

Brooklyn, NY

George Herman O'BRIEN, JR.

Big Spring, TX

**Edward C. KRZYZOWSKI

Cicero, IL

**Lee Hugh PHILLIPS

Ben Hill, GA

**Darwin K. KYLE

Racine, WV

**James Irsley POYNTER

Downey, CA

Hubert Louis LEE

Leland, MS

**George Henry RAMER

Lewisburg, PA

**George Dalton LIBBY

Waterbury, CT

**Robert Dale REEM

Elizabethtown, PA

**Charles Richard LONG

Kansas City, MO

**William Edward SHUCH, JR.

Cumberland, MD

**William Franklin LYELL

Old Hickory, TN

Robert Ernest SIMANEK

Detroit, MI

**Benito MARTINEZ

Fort Hancock, TX

Carl Leonard SITTER

Pueblo, CO

**Robert Milton MCGOVERN

Washington, DC

**Sherrod E.  SKINNER, JR.

East Lansing, MI

**Leroy A. MENDONCA

Honolulu, HI

Archie VAN WINKLE

Arlington, WA

Lewis Lee "Red" MILLETT

Mechanic Falls, ME

**Joseph VITTORI

Beverly, MA

Hiroshi MIYAMURA

Gallup, NM

**Lewis George WATKINS

Seneca, SC

Ola Lee MIZE

Gadsden, AL

Harold E. "Speedy" WILSON

Birmingham, AL

**Donald Raymond MOYER

Keego Harbor, MI

**William Gordon WINDRICH

Hammond, IN

**Juan E. NEGRON

Corozal, Puerto Rico

   

**Joseph R. OUELLETTE

Lowell, MA

   

**John Upshur Dennis PAGE

St. Paul, MN

   

**Mike C. Pena

El Paso, TX

   

**Charles F. PENDLETON

Fort Worth, TX

   

**Herbert K PILILAAU

Oahu, HI

   

John Albert PITTMAN

Carrollton, MS

   

**Ralph Eugene POMEROY

Quinwood, WV

   

**Donn F. PORTER

Baltimore, MD

   
**Mitchell RED CLOUD, JR. Merrillan, WI    
**Demensio RIVERA New York, NY     
Joseph Charles RODRIGUEZ San Bernardino, CA    
Ronald Eugene ROSSER Crooksville, OH    
Tibor RUBIN New York, NY    
**Dan D. SCHOONOVER Boise, ID    
Edward R. SCHOWALTER, JR. Metairie, LA    
**Richard Thomas SHEA, JR. Portsmouth, VA    
**William S. SITMAN Bellwood, PA    
**David Monroe SMITH Livingston, KY    
**Clifton T. SPEICHER Gray, PA    
James Lamar STONE Houston, TX    
**Luther H. STORY Georgia    
**Jerome A. SUDUT Wisconsin    
**Henry Svehla Newark, NJ    
**William Henry THOMPSON Bronx County, NY    
**Charles William TURNER Massachusetts    
**Miguel A. VERA Puerto Rico    
**Travis E. WATKINS Texas    
**Jack Weinstein Barton, MO    
Ernest Edison WEST Wurtland, KY    
Benjamin F. WILSON Vashon, WA    
**Richard G. WILSON Cape Girardeau, MO    
**Bryant Homer WOMACK Mill Spring, NC    
**Robert Harley YOUNG Vallejo, CA    

 

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