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Civil War
(1861 - 1865)

Recipients of the
Medal of Honor
Army:  R - Z

<----- Army -----> Navy Marines
A - C D - J K - Q

*

1522 Medals of Honor Awarded

1196 Army

305 Navy

 4 Civilians

17 Marines

** Indicates Posthumous Award
32 Medals of Honor were presented Posthumously

Army totals include the double award to Thomas Custer

 

U.S. Army:   R - Z

Recipient's Name

MOH Accredited TO:

Recipient's Name

MOH Accredited TO:

R

Peter F. RAFFERTY

New York, NY

William Y. W. RIPLEY

Rutland, VT

Charles Franklin RAND

Batavia, NY

Augustus J. ROBBINS

Grafton, VT

George E. RANNEY

Grand Rapids, MI

Otis O. ROBERTS

Dexter, ME

Myron H. RANNEY

Dansville, NY

Robert Stoddart ROBERTSON

Argyle, NY

Alfred RANSBOTTOM

Nashport, OH

**Samuel ROBERTSON

Boarneville, OH

Edward RATCLIFF

Yorktown, VA

George Frank ROBIE

Manchester, NH

Jacob F. RAUB

Weaversville, PA

Elbridge ROBINSON

McConnelsville, OH

William H. RAYMOND

Penfield, NY

**James H. ROBINSON

Victor, MI

Morton A. READ

Brockport, NY

John Cleveland ROBINSON

Binghamton, NY

George F. REBMANN

Rushville, IL

John H. ROBINSON

Roxbury, MA

William H. Harrison REDDICK

Portsmouth, OH

Thomas ROBINSON

Tamaqua, PA

Axel Hayford REED

Glencoe, MN

Frederick ROCK

Cleveland, OH

Charles Wellington REED

Malden, MA

Charles M. ROCKEFELLER

New York, NY

George W. REED

Johnstown, PA

Theophilus F. RODENBOUGH

Pennsylvania

William REED

Pekin, IL

Ferdinand Frederick ROHM

Juniata County, PA

Charles A. REEDER

Shinnston, WV

Oliver P. ROOD

Terre Haute, IN

Robert Alexander REID

Pottsville, PA

George Washington ROOSEVELT

Chester County, PA

Daniel P. REIGLE

Gettysburg, PA

**Marion A. ROSS

Christianburg, OH

James Monroe REISINGER

Meadville, PA

Valentine ROSSBACH

Flushing, NY

Louis RENNINGER

Liverpool, OH

Stephen ROUGHT

Crampton, PA

George REYNOLDS

New York, NY

Lewis A. ROUNDS

Norwalk, OH

Julius Dexter RHODES

Springville, NY

James Levi ROUSH

Chambersburg, PA

Sylvester D. RHODES

Wilkes-Barre, PA

Archibald H. ROWAND, JR.

Pittsburgh, PA

Edmund RICE

Cambridge, MA

Henry Walker ROWE

Candia, NH

Carlos H. RICH

Northfield, MA

Charles Wesley RUNDLE

Oakley, IL

William R. RICHARDSON

Washington, OH

Charles L. RUSSELL

Malone, NY

William E. RICHEY

New Concord, OH

Milton F. RUSSELL

North Salem, IN

**James RICHMOND

Fremont, OH

John T. RUTHERFORD

Canton, NY

John Henry RICKSECKER

Aurora, OH

James May RUTTER

Wilkes-Barre, PA

Rudolph R. RIDDELL

Hamilton, NY

Peter J. RYAN

Terre Haute, IN

Thomas RILEY

New Orleans, LA

S

Louis Jeanottelle SACRISTE

Philadelphia, PA

Ebenezer SKELLIE

Mina, NY

John Christopher SAGELHURST (SEGELHURST)

Jersey City, NH

Joseph Alton SLADEN

Lowell, MA

Charles Francis SANCRAINTE (SANSCRAINTE)

Monroe, MI

Oscar SLAGLE

Manlius, IL

William SANDS

Reading, PA

**Samuel SLAVENS

Wakefield, OH

Jacob SANFORD

Prairie City, IL

Andrew Jackson SLOAN

Colesburg, IA

Jackson G. SARGENT

Stowe, VT

Henry C. SLUSHER

Washington, PA

Henry SARTWELL

Fort Ann, NY

Reuben SMALLEY

Holton, IN

**Edwin F. SAVACOOL

Marshall, MI

Reuben S. SMALLEY

Brookfield, IL

Rufus SAXTON, JR.

Deerfield, MA

Alonzo SMITH

Jonesville, MI

Patrick SCANLAN (SCANLON)

Spencer, MA

Andrew Jackson SMITH

Martin E. SCHEIBNER

Philadelphia, PA

Charles Henry SMITH

Eastport, ME

Benjamin W. SCHENCK

Maroa, IL

David Lafayette SMITH

Bath, NY

John SCHILLER (SCHILLING)

New York, NY

Francis M. SMITH

Frederick, MD

Philipp SCHLACHTER

New York, NY

Henry I. SMITH

Shell Rock Fall, IA

George William SCHMAL

Buffalo, NY

James (Ovid) SMITH

Circleville, OH

Andrew SCHMAUCH

Portsmouth, OH

Joseph Sewall SMITH

Wiscasset, ME

Conrad SCHMIDT

Ft Leavenworth, KS

Otis W. SMITH

Champaign, OH

William SCHMIDT

Maumee, OH

Richard SMITH

Haverstraw, NY

George SCHNEIDER

Baltimore, MD

Samuel Rodmond SMITH

Wilmington, DE

Christian SCHNELL

Wapakoneta, OH

Thaddeus S. SMITH

Harrisburg, PA

John McAllister SCHOFIELD

Freeport, IL

Wilson SMITH

Madison, NY

James M. SCHOONMAKER

Pittsburgh, PA

James SNEDDEN

Johnstown, PA

Charles SCHORN

Mason City, WV

David SOUTHARD

Florence, NJ

Martin SCHUBERT

Elmira, NY

Joseph E. SOVA

Rochester, NY

Theodore SCHWAN

New York, NY

Michael SOWERS

Pittsburgh, PA

Martin SCHWENK

Boston, MA

Edward Burson SPALDING

Rockford, IL

David H. SCOFIELD

Stamford, CT

William Joseph SPERRY

Cavendish, VT

Alexander SCOTT

Winooski, VT

Timothy SPILLANE

Waterford, NY

**John Morehead SCOTT

Findley, OH

Benona SPRAGUE

Cheney Grove, IL

John Wallace SCOTT

Philadelphia, PA

*John Wilson SPRAGUE

Sandusky, OH

Julian A. SCOTT

Johnson, VT

Andrew Barclay SPURLING

Augusta, ME

Elisha B. SEAMAN

Logan County, OH

Charles STACEY

Norwalk, OH

Cyrus SEARS

Bucyrus, OH

Julius H. STAHEL

Nw York, NY

Thomas Orville SEAVER

Pomfret, VT

David Sloane STANLEY

Congress, OH

James M. SEITZINGER

Worcester, PA

John H. STARKINS

Flushing, NY

Alfred Jacob SELLERS

Philadelphia, PA

John Whedon STEELE

Oberlin, OH

**Charles H. SESTON

New Albany, IN

William STEINMETZ

Sunman, IN

William Joyce SEWELL

Camden, NJ

William G. STEPHENS

Chicago, IL

William Rufus SHAFTER

Galesburg, MI

John T. STERLING

Indianapolis, IN

Emisire SHAHAN

Clarksburg, WV

Hazard STEVENS

Olympia, WA

Alexander SHALER

New York, NY

George W. STEWART

Salem, NJ

Charles SHAMBAUGH

Indian Town, PA

Joseph STEWART

Baltimore, MD

John SHANES

Warren, WV

Joseph STICKELS (STICKLES)

Bethany, OH

John SHAPLAND

Ottawa, IL

George Henry STOCKMAN

Chicago, IL

Joseph Henry SHEA

New Bern, NC

George STOKES

Jerseyville, IL

John SHELLENBERGER

Perryopolis, PA

Frank STOLZ

Sunman, IN

Irwin SHEPARD

Chelsea, MI

John Hamilton Reid STOREY

Philadelphia, PA

William SHEPHERD

Washington, DC

**Bernard A. STRAUSBURGH

Warfordsburg, PA

Marshall SHERMAN

St. Paul, MN

Christian STREILE

Jersey City, NJ

John SHIEL (SHIELDS)

Philadelphia, PA

James N. STRONG

Pittsfield, MA

Bernard SHIELDS

Ironton, OH

James K. STURGEON

Lancaster, OH

John SHILLING

Felton, DE

James Calvin SUMMERS

Point Pleasant, WV

Robert F. SHIPLEY

Penn Yan, NY

William H. SURLES

Steubenville, OH

Levi SHOEMAKER

Clarksburg, WV

Charles Alexander SWAN

Mount Pleasant, IA

George J. SHOPP

Reading, PA

Jacob E. SWAP

Springs, PA

Frank SHUBERT

Canojaharie, NY

Wager SWAYNE

Columbus, OH

William H. SICKELS

Fall River, WI

Joseph Sewell Gerrish SWEATT

Lowell, MA

Daniel Edgar SICKLES

New York, NY

James SWEENEY

Essex, VT

George Dallas SIDMAN

Owosso, MI

Jacob (John) SWEGHEIMER

Paducah, KY

John SIMMONS

Liberty, NY

Frederic William SWIFT

Detroit, MI

William Thomas SIMMONS

Springfield, IL

Harlan J. SWIFT

Buffalo, NY

William Edgar SIMONDS

Canton, CT

Peter SYPE

Adrian, MI

Charles Jenks SIMONS

Exeter, NH

T

William L. S. TABOR

Concord, NH

William TILTON

Hanover, NH

Charles A. TAGGART

Otis, MA

Eugene M. TINKHAM

Waterloo, NY

Charles B. TANNER

Wilmington, DE

Charles TITUS

New Brunswick, NJ

Anthony TAYLOR

Philadelphia, PA

James W. (Jacobus) TOBAN

Northfield, MI

Forrester L. TAYLOR

Beverly, NJ

Edward Parsons TOBIE, JR.

Lewiston, ME

Henry H. TAYLOR

Galena, IL

John Michael TOBIN

Boston, MA

Joseph TAYLOR

Burrillville, RI

John James TOFFEY

Nudson, NJ

Richard TAYLOR

Indianapolis, IN

Aaron B. TOMPKINS

Jersey City, NJ

William TAYLOR

Frederick, MD

Charles Henry TOMPKINS

Brooklyn, NY

John Darling TERRY

Boston, MA

Thomas TOOHEY

Milwaukee, WI

Benjamin THACKRAH

Johnsonville, NY

William TOOMER

Chicago, IL

Charles M. THATCHER

Grand Haven, MI

Ernest R. TORGLER

Toledo, OH

Sidney Warren THAXTER

Bangor, ME

Andrew Jackson TOZIER

Bangor, ME

Hampton Sidney THOMAS

Harrisburg, PA

Amasa Sawyer TRACY

Middlebury, CT

Stephen THOMAS

West Fairlee, VT

Benjamin Franklin TRACY

Owego, NY

George W. THOMPKINS (TOMPKINS)

Port Jervis, NY

Charles H. TRACY

Springfield, MA

Allen THOMPSON

Sandy Creek, NY

William Gardner TRACY

Albany, NY

Charles Augustus THOMPSON

Kalamazoo, MI

Andrew TRAYNOR

Rome, NY

Freeman C. THOMPSON

Marietta, OH

Howell B. TREAT

Painesville, OH

James B. THOMPSON

Perrysville, PA

Henry Edwin TREMAIN

New York, NY

James Granville THOMPSON

Sandy Creek, NY

John TRIBE

Oswego, NY

James Harry THOMPSON

New York, NY

Howell G. TROGDEN

St. Louis, MO

John J. THOMPSON

Baltimore, MD

Edwin M. TRUELL

Mauston, WI

Thomas W. THOMPSON

Urbana, OH

Allen TUCKER

Sprague, CT

**William P. THOMPSON

Lafayette, IN

Jacob R. TUCKER

Baltimore, MD

Clifford THOMSON

New York, NY

John TWEEDALE

Philadelphia, PA

Walter THORN

Camp Nelson, KY

Voltare Paine TWOMBLY

Keosauqua, IA

Andrew W. TIBBETS

Centerville, IA

George William TYRELL

Cincinnati, OH

U

George UHRL

New York, NY

Michael Emmet URELL

New York, NY

V

John VALE

Rochester, MN

Moses VEALE

Philadelphia, PA

Edward (Edwin) VAN WRINKLE

Phelps, NY

Wheelock Graves VEAZEY

Skpringfield, VT

Wilson J. VANCE

Findlay, OH

James David VERNAY

Lacon, IL

John Mitchell VANDERSLICE

Philadelphia, PA

Victor VIFQUAIN

Salene, NE

Joseph VANMATRE

Middleport, OH

Ernest VON VEGESACK

New York, NY

Charles VEAL (VEALE)

Baltimore, MD

W

John H. WAGEMAN

Amelia, OH

John W. WHITMORE

Camden, IL

John W. WAGNER

St. Louis, MO

William G. WHITNEY

Quincy, MI

John WAINWRIGHT

West Chester, PA

Edward Newton WHITTIER

Gorham, ME

James C. WALKER

Springfield, OH

Andrew J. WIDICK

Decatur, IL

Jerry C. WALL

Milo, NY

William H. WILCOX

Lempster, NH

Francis A. WALLER

DeSoto, WI

**James WILEY

Bellville, OH

William Henry WALLING

Folly Island, SC

George WILHELM

Lancaster, OH

John WALSH

Springfield, MA

Leander A. WILKINS

Northumberland, NH

George Washington WALTON

Upper Oxford, PA

Orlando Bolivar WILLCOX

Detroit, MI

Martin WAMBSGAN

Clyde, NY

Elwood N. WILLIAMS

Havana, IL

Nelson W. WARD

Rutland, OH

George C. WILLIAMS

New London, CT

Thomas J. WARD

Decatur, IL

Leroy WILLIAMS

Batavia, NY

William Henry WARD

Adrian, MI

William Haliday WILLIAMS

Lima, OH

John WARDEN

Lemont, IL

James A. WILLIAMSON

Des Moines, IA

Henry Clay WARFEL

Monocacy Junction, MD

Edward Bancroft WILLISTON

San Francisco, CA

Francis Emroy WARREN

Hinsdale, MA

Charles E. WILSON

Hatborough, NJ

Alexander Stewart WEBB

New York, NY

Christopher W. WILSON

West Meriden, CT

James W. WEBB

New York, NY

Francis A. WILSON

Philadelphia, PA

Alason P (Alanson) WEBBER

Chillicothe, OH

John WILSON

Jersey City, NJ

John Henry WEEKS

Hartwick, NY

John Alfred WILSON

Perrysburg, OH

Henry Cary WEIR

Bolivar, WV

John Moulder WILSON

Olympia, WA

George W. WELCH

Keokuk, IA

William W. WINEGAR

Mount Morris, NY

Richard WELCH

Williamstown, MA

Lewis S. WISNER

Wallkill, NY

Stephen WELCH

Allegany, NY

William Herbert WITHINGTON

Jackson, MI

**Henry S. WELLS

Phelps, NY

John WOLLAM

Jackson, OH

Thomas McCoy WELLS

DeKalb, NY

Henry Clay WOOD

Winthrop, ME

William WELLS

Waterbury, VT

Mark WOOD

Portage, OH

Edward WELSH

Cincinnati, OH

Richard H. WOOD

Woodburn, IL

James WELSH

Slatersville, RI

William H. WOODALL

Winchester, VA

William WESTERHOLD

New York, NY

Eri Davidson WOODBURY

St. Johnsbury, VT

John Francis WESTON

Camp Anderson, KY

Alonzo WOODRUFF

Ionia, MI

Loyd WHEATON

Peoria, IL

Carle Augustus WOODRUFF

Washington, DC

Daniel Davis WHEELER

Cavendish, VT

Daniel A. WOODS (WOOD)

Wheeling, WV

Henry W. WHEELER

Bangor, ME

Evan M. WOODWARD

Sandy Hood, MD

William Macky WHERRY

St. Louis, MO

Joseph WORTICK (WERTICK)

Hannibal, MO

Edward Washburn WHITAKER

Hartford, CT

William J. WRAY

Philadelphia, PA

Adam WHITE

Parkersburg, WV

Albert D. WRIGHT

Wellsboro, PA

John Henry WHITE

Philadelphia, PA

Robert WRIGHT

Woodstock, CT

Patrick H. WHITE

Chicago, IL

Samuel WRIGHT

Mankato, MN

John Milton WHITEHEAD

Westville, IN

Samuel Cole WRIGHT

Plympton, MA

Frank M. WHITMAN

Ayersville, MA

Y

Jacob F. YEAGER

Tiffin, OH

Calvary Morris YOUNG

Hopeville, IA

Andrew J. YOUNG

Carmichaels, PA

James Marvin YOUNG

Chautauqua, NY

Benjamin F. YOUNG

Detroit, MI

John L. YOUNKER

Lancaster, OH

 

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