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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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Samoa/Philippines
(1899 - 1911)

Recipients of the

Medal of Honor

 

90 Medals of Honor Awarded

  Army Navy Marines
Samoa Campaign (1899)   1 3
Philippine Insurrection (1899) 69 5 6
Philippine Outlaws (1911) 1 5  

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

 

Samoan Campaign

Recipient's Name

MOH Accredited TO:

Recipient's Name

MOH Accredited TO:

U.S. Navy

U.S. Marine Corps

Frederick Thomas FISHER

California

Bruno Albert FORSTERER

Massachusetts

Henry Lewis HULBERT

California

Michael Joseph MCNALLY

California

Philippine Insurrection

Recipient's Name

MOH Accredited TO:

Recipient's Name

MOH Accredited TO:

U.S. Army

U.S. Navy

Frank Lafayette ANDERS

Fargo, ND

Joseph FITZ

Des Moines, IA

Matthew Arlington BATSON

Carbondale, IL

Andrew Peter FORBECK

New York, NY

Harry BELL

Minneapolis, MN

Robert GALBRAITH

New York, NY

James Franklin BELL

Shelbyville, KY

Andrew Vincent STOLTENBERG

California

Charles Goodwin BICKHAM

Dayton, OH

William George THORDSEN

New York, NY

George Wesley BIEGLER

Terre Haute, IN

U.S. Marine Corps

William Edward BIRKHIMER

Iowa

Otto A. BOEHLER

Wahpeton, ND

Hiram Iddings BEARSS

Indiana

Bernard Abert BYRNE

Washington, DC

Howard Major BUCKLEY

New York, NY

Anthony J. CARSON

Malden, MA

Harry HARVEY

New Jersey

Charles CAWETZKA

Wayne, MI

Joseph H. LEONARD

New York, NY

Joseph Samuel CECIL

New River, TN

David Dixon PORTER

Washington, DC

Clarence Milville CONDON

St. Augustine, FL

Thomas Francis PRENDERGAST

Massachusetts

Charles P DAVIS

Valley City, ND

Willis H. DOWNS

Jamestown, ND

Joseph L. EPPS

Oklahoma Ind Ter, OK

Arthur Medworth FERGUSON

Burlington, KS

Frederick FUNSTON, SR.

Iola, KS

Sterling Archibald GALT

Taneytown, MD

Antoine August GAUJOT

Williamson, WV

Louis GEDEON

Pittsburgh, PA

Edward Herrick GIBSON

Boston, MA

James Robert Lee GILLENWATER

Rye Cove, VA

Allen James GREER

Memphis, TN

William Remsburg GROVE

Denver, CO

Webb Cook HAYES

Fremont, OH

Joseph HENDERSON

Leavenworth, KS

Frank Charles HIGH

Ashland, OR

John A. HUNTSMAN

Lawrence, KS

Gotfred JENSEN

Devils Lake, ND

Gordon JOHNSTON

Birmingham, AL

John Thomas KENNEDY

Orangeburg, SC

Charles Evans KILBOURNE, JR.

Portland, OR

John Baxter KINNE

Fargo, ND

**Cornelius J. LEAHY

San Francisco, CA

**John Alexander LOGAN, JR.

Youngstown, OH

Richard Moses LONGFELLOW

Mandan, ND

Edward Eugene LYON

Amboy, WA

William Palmer MACLAY

Altoona, PA

George William MATHEWS

Worcester, MA

James McCONNELL

Detroit, MI

**Hugh Jocelyn McGRATH

Eau Claire, WI

Archie MILLER

St. Louis, MO

John E. MORAN

Cascade County, MT

Louis C. MOSHER

Brockton, MA

Joseph A. NOLAN

South Bend, IN

James PARKER

Newark, NJ

Charles H. PIERCE

Delaware City, DE

Peter H. QUINN

San Francisco, CA

Charles W. RAY

St. Louis, MO

Marcus William ROBERTSON

Hood River, OR

Frank Fulton ROSS

Langdon, ND

William Hampden SAGE

Binghamton, NY

Henry Frank SCHROEDER

Chicago, IL

George Clymer SHAW

Washington, DC

George Mathews SHELTON

Bellington, TX

George Franklin SHIELS

California

Thomas SLETTELAND

Grafton, ND

George Evans STEWART

New York, NY

Paul Frederick STRAUB

Mount Pleasant, IA

William Beattie TREMBLEY

Kansas City, KS

Louis Joseph VAN SCHAICK

Cobleskill, NY

Frank T.O. WALKER

Burlington, MA

George Weed WALLACE

Denver, CO

Amos WEAVER

San Francisco, CA

Seth Lathrop WELD

Altamont, TN

**John C. WETHERBY

Martinsville, IN

Edward WHITE

Kansas City, MO

Arthur Harrison WILSON

Springfield, IL

Action against Philippine Outlaws

Recipient's Name

MOH Accredited TO:

Recipient's Name

MOH Accredited TO:

U.S. Army

U.S. Navy

Jose B. NISPEROS

San Fernandos Union, P Is

John Hugh CATHERWOOD

Illinois

Bolden Reush HARRISON

Tennessee

George Francis HENRECHON

California

Fred Henry MCGUIRE

Gordonville, MO

Jacob VOLZ

Nebraska

 

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