William Wells (Medal of Honor)
William Wells (born 1832, date of death unknown) was a United States Navy sailor and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in the American Civil War.W...
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James Machon
James Machon (born 1848) was a cabin boy in the United States Navy and a Medal of Honor recipient for his role in the Union Navy during the American Civil War.
Rank and organization: Boy, U.S. Nav...
Frederick Muller
Frederick Muller (March 29, 1861 – June 9, 1946) was a sailor serving in the United States Navy during the Spanish–American War who received the Medal of Honor for bravery.
Muller was born March 2...
Heinrich Behnke (Medal of Honor)
Heinrich Behnke (April 10, 1882 – June 19, 1952) was a seaman first class serving in the United States Navy who received the Medal of Honor for bravery.
Behnke was born April 10, 1882 in Germany a...
William H. Belpitt
William Henry Belpitt (born May 3, 1860, date of death unknown) was a United States Navy sailor and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor.
Belpitt was ...
Carl Ludwig (Medal of Honor)
Carl Ludwig was a Private in the Union Army, received the Medal of Honor, on July 30, 1896, for his brave and gallant action at the Second Battle of Petersburg, Virginia during the American Civil W...
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Paul F. Straub
Paul Frederick Straub was an Surgeon in the United States Army and a Medal of Honor recipient for his actions in the Philippine-American War.He also worked in the Office of the Surgeon General; his p...
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Louis Cukela
Louis Cukela (May 1, 1888 – March 19, 1956) was a United States Marine numbered among the nineteen two-time recipients of the Medal of Honor. Cukela was awarded the Medal by both the US Army and...
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James Avery (Medal of Honor)
James Avery (1825 – October 11, 1898) was an American Civil War Union Navy sailor who received the Medal of Honor while serving aboard the USS Metacomet (1863).
Born in 1825 in Scotland,...
August Wilson (Medal of Honor)
August Wilson (March 1, 1864, date of death unknown) was a United States Navy sailor and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor.
Wilson was born March 1...
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Johan J. Johansson
Johan J. Johansson (May 12, 1870 – December 4, 1948) was an ordinary seaman serving in the United States Navy during the Spanish–American War who received the Medal of Honor for bravery.
Joh...
Andrew Brinn
Seaman Andrew Brinn (born 1829) was a Scottish sailor who fought in the American Civil War. Brinn received the country's highest award for bravery during combat, the Medal of Honor, for his action abo...
Adam Neder
Adam Neder (1865 – September 17, 1910) was a German-born soldier in the U.S. Army who served with the 7th U.S. Cavalry during the Indian Wars. He was one of five men received the Medal of Honor ...
Richard Beddows
Private Richard Beddows (June 27, 1843 to February 15, 1922) was an English soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Beddows was awarded the United States' highest award for bravery during combat...
Charles Bieger
Private Charles Bieger (March 25, 1844 to August 10, 1930) was a German soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Bieger received the United States' highest award for bravery during combat, the Me...
Robert Craig (Medal of Honor)
United States Army Second Lieutenant Robert Craig (1919–July 11, 1943) received the Medal of Honor for heroic service as an infantry officer during the Allied invasion of Sicily in World War II....
Luigi Palma di Cesnola
Luigi Palma di Cesnola (July 29, 1832 – November 20, 1904), an Italian-American soldier, diplomat and amateur archaeologist, was born in Rivarolo Canavese, near Turin. He received the Medal of Honor ...
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Thomas Robinson (Medal of Honor)
Thomas Robinson (May 17, 1837 – May 12, 1915) was a United States Navy sailor and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor.A native of Norway, Robinson immigr...
James H. Burbank
Sergeant James H. Burbank (January 5, 1838 – February 15, 1911) was a Dutch soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Burbank received the United States' highest award for bravery during com...
Franz Kramer
Franz Kramer (January 20, 1865 – April 18, 1924) was a seaman serving in the United States Navy during the Spanish–American War who received the Medal of Honor for bravery.
Kramer was born January...
Martin Freeman (sailor)
Martin Freeman (May 18, 1814 – September 11, 1894) was a civilian employee of the Union Navy during the American Civil War and a recipient of the U.S. military's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor...
Ernest Krause
Ernest Krause (born July 3, 1866) was a coxswain serving in the United States Navy during the Spanish–American War who received the Medal of Honor for bravery.
Born on July 3, 1866, in Lübeck, Ger...
Isaac Payne
Isaac Payne, or Isaac Paine, (1854–1904) was a Black Seminole who served as a United States Army Indian Scout and received America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his action...
Warren Carman
Private Warren Carman (March 16, 1845 to October 17, 1894) was an English soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Carman received the United States' highest award for bravery during combat, the...
Michael M. McCarthy
Michael M. McCarthy (April 19, 1845 - January 12, 1914) was a Canadian US Army soldier who received the Medal of Honor for his actions during the Indian Wars. He was born in St. John's, Newfoundland a...
Charles Asten
Charles Asten (born Michael Charles Asten, but served under his middle name) (September 14, 1834 – September 14, 1885) was a Quarter Gunner in the United States Navy during the American Civi...
Henry Dow
Boatswain's Mate Henry Dow (born 1840) was a Scottish soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Dow received the United States' highest award for bravery during combat, the Medal of Honor, for his...
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Henry Klein
Henry Klein (October 4, 1841 – December 5, 1901) was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor, for his act...