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
Gibbons, Michael U.S. Navy War With Spain
Gibson, Eric G U.S. Army World War II
Gilmore, John C U.S. Army Civil War
Ginley, Patrick U.S. Army Civil War
Gion, Joseph U.S. Army Civil War
Girandy, Alphonse U.S. Navy Interim 1901-1911
Glavinski, Albert U.S. Army Indian War Campaigns
Glynn, Michael U.S. Army Indian War Campaigns
Goettel, Philip U.S. Army Civil War
Golden, Patrick U.S. Army Indian War Campaigns
Grace, Patrick H U.S. Navy 1871 Korean Campaign
Grady, John U.S. Navy Mexican Campaign (Vera Cruz)
Graham, Robert U.S. Navy Civil War
Graham, Thomas N U.S. Army Civil War
Gray, John U.S. Army Civil War
Grbitch, Rade U.S. Navy Interim 1901-1911
Great Britain, Unknown Unknown World War I
Grebe, M R William U.S. Army Civil War
Green, George U.S. Army Civil War
Green, John U.S. Army Indian War Campaigns
Greene, John U.S. Navy Civil War
Gresser, Ignatz U.S. Army Civil War
Gribben, James H U.S. Army Civil War
Griffiths, John U.S. Navy Civil War
Grindlay, James G U.S. Army Civil War
3,517

Total Medals of Honor Awarded

2,451

Medals Awarded to Members of the US Army

748

Medals Awarded to Members of the US Navy

299

Medals Awarded to Members of the US Marine Corps

18

Medals Awarded to Members of the US Air Force

1

Medals Awarded to Members of the US Coast Guard