Honoring America’s Heroes

Recipient Database


Explore our searchable database for Medal of Honor recipients dating back to 1861.

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 first and/or last name. Click a recipient’s name to view their biography.

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Name Service Branch Conflict Accredited To Place of Birth
Beebe, William S U.S. Army Civil War Pennsylvania New York
Beech, John P U.S. Army Civil War New Jersey
Begley, Terrence U.S. Army Civil War New York
Behne, Frederick U.S. Navy Interim 1901-1911 New Jersey New Jersey
Behnke, Heinrich U.S. Navy Interim 1901-1911 District of Columbia
Beikirch, Gary B U.S. Army Vietnam New York New York
Belcher, Ted U.S. Army Vietnam War West Virginia West Virginia
Belcher, Thomas U.S. Army Civil War Maine Maine
Belgium, Unknown Unknown World War I
Bell, Bernard P U.S. Army World War II New York West Virginia
Bell, Dennis U.S. Army War With Spain District of Columbia District of Columbia
Bell, George U.S. Navy 11/7/1861 New York
Bell, Harry U.S. Army Philippine Insurrection Minnesota Wisconsin
Bell, J Franklin U.S. Army Philippine Insurrection Kentucky Kentucky
Bell, James U.S. Army Indian Campaigns New York
Bell, James B U.S. Army Civil War Ohio Ohio
Bellrichard, Leslie Allen U.S. Army Vietnam War Colorado Wisconsin
Belpitt, W H U.S. Navy Interim 1871-1898
Benavidez, Roy P U.S. Army Vietnam War Texas Texas
Bender, Stanley U.S. Army World War II Illinois West Virginia
Benedict, George G U.S. Army Civil War Vermont Vermont
Benfold, Edward C U.S. Navy Korean War Pennsylvania New York
Benjamin, George U.S. Army World War II New Jersey Pennsylvania
Benjamin, John F U.S. Army Civil War New York New York
Benjamin, Samuel N U.S. Army Civil War New York New York
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 Marines

18

Medals Awarded to Members of the US Air Force

1

Medals Awarded to Members of the US Coast Guard