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
Campbell, Albert Ralph U.S. Marine Corps Boxer Rebellion Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
Carr, William Louis U.S. Marine Corps Boxer Rebellion Massachusetts Massachusetts
Chatham, John Purnell U.S. Navy Boxer Rebellion Maryland Maryland
Clancy, Joseph U.S. Navy Boxer Rebellion New York New York
Cooney, James U.S. Marine Corps Boxer Rebellion Massachusetts
Dahlgren, John Olof U.S. Marine Corps Boxer Rebellion
Fisher, Harry U.S. Marine Corps Boxer Rebellion Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
Foley, Alexander Joseph U.S. Marine Corps Boxer Rebellion Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
Francis, Charles Robert U.S. Marine Corps Boxer Rebellion Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
Gaiennie, Louis Rene U.S. Marine Corps Boxer Rebellion Missouri Missouri
Hamberger, William F U.S. Navy Boxer Rebellion New Jersey New Jersey
Hanford, Burke U.S. Navy Boxer Rebellion Ohio Ohio
Hansen, Hans A U.S. Navy Boxer Rebellion
Heisch, Henry William U.S. Marine Corps Boxer Rebellion
Holyoke, William E U.S. Navy Boxer Rebellion New Hampshire New Hampshire
Horton, William Charlie U.S. Marine Corps Boxer Rebellion Illinois Illinois
Hunt, Martin U.S. Marine Corps Boxer Rebellion
Kates, Thomas Wilbur U.S. Marine Corps Boxer Rebellion New York New York
Killackey, Joseph U.S. Navy Boxer Rebellion
Lawton, Louis B U.S. Army Boxer Rebellion Iowa Iowa
Mathias, Clarence Edward U.S. Marine Corps Boxer Rebellion Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
McAllister, Samuel U.S. Navy Boxer Rebellion
McCloy, John U.S. Navy Boxer Rebellion New York New York
Mitchell, Joseph U.S. Navy Boxer Rebellion Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
Moore, Albert U.S. Marine Corps Boxer Rebellion California California
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