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
Cahey, Thomas U.S. Navy Interim 1901-1911 New York
Callen, Thomas J U.S. Army Indian Campaigns Massachusetts
Calugas, Jose U.S. Army World War II
Campbell, Daniel U.S. Marine Corps War With Spain Massachusetts
Campbell, William U.S. Army Civil War Ohio
Cano, Pedro U.S. Army World War II Texas
Carey, Hugh U.S. Army Civil War New York
Carey, James U.S. Navy Interim 1866-1870 New York
Carman, Warren U.S. Army Civil War New York
Carroll, Thomas U.S. Army Indian Campaigns Illinois
Carter, George U.S. Army Indian Campaigns California
Carter, Joseph E U.S. Navy War With Spain North Dakota
Caruana, Orlando E U.S. Army Civil War New York
Casey, David U.S. Army Civil War Massachusetts
Cassidy, Michael U.S. Navy Civil War New York
Castle, Frederick W U.S. Army World War II New Jersey
Cavaiani, Jon R U.S. Army Vietnam California
Cavanaugh, Thomas U.S. Navy War with Spain New York
Cayer, Ovila U.S. Army Civil War New York
Chandron, August U.S. Navy Interim 1871-1898 New York
Chapman, John U.S. Army Civil War Maine
Chaput, Louis G U.S. Navy Civil War New York
Clausen, Claus Kristian U.S. Navy War With Spain New York
Coffey, Robert J U.S. Army Civil War Vermont
Cohn, Abraham U.S. Army Civil War New Hampshire
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