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
Bennett, Edward A U.S. Army World War II Ohio Ohio
Bennett, Emory L U.S. Army Korean War Florida Florida
Bennett, Floyd U.S. Navy Interim 1920-1940 New York New York
Bennett, James H U.S. Navy War With Spain New York New York
Bennett, Orren U.S. Army Civil War Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
Bennett, Orson W U.S. Army Civil War Iowa Michigan
Bennett, Steven L U.S. Air Force Vietnam War Louisiana Texas
Bennett, Thomas W U.S. Army Vietnam War West Virginia West Virginia
Bennion, Mervyn Sharp U.S. Navy World War II Utah Utah
Bensinger, William U.S. Army Civil War Ohio Ohio
Benson, James U.S. Navy Interim 1871-1898
Benyaurd, William H H U.S. Army Civil War Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
Berg, George U.S. Army War With Spain Nebraska Illinois
Bergerndahl, Frederick U.S. Army Indian Campaigns Massachusetts
Berkeley, Randolph Carter U.S. Marine Corps Mexican Campaign (Vera Cruz) District of Columbia Virginia
Berry, Charles Joseph U.S. Marine Corps World War II Ohio Ohio
Bertoldo, Vito R U.S. Army World War II Illinois Illinois
Bertram, Heinrich U.S. Army Indian Campaigns Ohio
Bessey, Charles A U.S. Army Indian Campaigns Massachusetts Massachusetts
Betham, Asa U.S. Navy Civil War New York New York
Betts, Charles M U.S. Army Civil War Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
Beyer, Albert U.S. Navy War With Spain Massachusetts
Beyer, Arthur O U.S. Army World War II Iowa Iowa
Beyer, Hillary U.S. Army Civil War Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
Bianchi, Willibald C U.S. Army World War II Minnesota Minnesota
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