Honoring America’s Heroes

Recipient Database


Read Medal of Honor recipient stories of heroism, bravery, and valor in action.

Browse our interactive database to view recipients of the prestigious Medal of Honor. You may sort the database by clicking any of its headings. The search bar allows you to search by a recipient’s last name. Click a recipient’s name to view their biography.

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Name Service Branch Conflict Accredited To Place of Birth
Alvarado, Leonard L U.S. Army Vietnam War California California
Ames, Adelbert U.S. Army Civil War Maine Maine
Ammerman, Robert W U.S. Army Civil War Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
Anders, Frank L U.S. Army Philippine Insurrection North Dakota South Dakota
Anderson, Beauford T U.S. Army World War II Wisconsin Wisconsin
Anderson, Bruce U.S. Army Civil War New York
Anderson, Charles W U.S. Army Civil War Virginia Louisiana
Anderson, Edwin A U.S. Navy Mexican Campaign North Carolina North Carolina
Anderson, Everett W U.S. Army Civil War Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
Anderson, Frederick C U.S. Army Civil War Massachusetts Massachusetts
Anderson, James U.S. Marine Corps Vietnam War California California
Anderson, James U.S. Army Indian Campaigns Missouri
Anderson, Johannes S U.S. Army World War I Illinois
Anderson, Marion T U.S. Army Civil War Indiana Indiana
Anderson, Peter T. U.S. Army Civil War Wisconsin Wisconsin
Anderson, Richard A U.S. Marine Corps Vietnam War Texas District of Columbia
Anderson, Richard Beatty U.S. Marine Corps World War II Washington Washington
Anderson, Robert N U.S. Navy Civil War New Hampshire
Anderson, Thomas U.S. Army Civil War West Virginia Pennsylvania
Anderson, Webster U.S. Army Vietnam War South Carolina South Carolina
Anderson, William U.S. Navy Interim 1871-1898 New York
Andrews, John U.S. Navy 1871 Korean Campaign Massachusetts Pennsylvania
Angling, John U.S. Navy Civil War Maine Maine
Antolak, Sylvester U.S. Army World War II Ohio Ohio
Antrim, Richard Nott U.S. Navy World War II Indiana Indiana
3,522

Total Medals of Honor Awarded

2,452

Medals Awarded to Members of the US Army

749

Medals Awarded to Members of the US Navy

300

Medals Awarded to Members of the US Marine Corps

19

Medals Awarded to Members of the US Air Force

1

Medals Awarded to Members of the US Coast Guard