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Medal of Honor - Army (MoH)

This decoration was instituted by Congress in July 1862 for the Army. Eligible are officers and enlisted men of the Army and the Army Air Corps and the decoration is awarded for 'bravery in action involving actual conflict with the enemy' and then only to those who distinguish themselves conspiciously. The medal is different for each Service.

Army
A bronze, five-pointed star resting on a laurel wreath, enamelled green. On each ray of the star is a green oak leaf. In the centre of the star, the head of Minerva in a circle with the inscription: 'The United States of America' The medal is suspended from a bar with the inscription 'valor'. On top of the bar is an eagle with wings spread.
The reverse of the bar shows the inscription 'The Congress to....(name of the recipient). The ribbon is light blue with thirteen white stars, representing the states from which the Union was originally formed.

Grid List
Baker, Addison Earl* January 1st, 1907
August 1st, 1943

Baker, Thomas Alexander* June 25th, 1916
July 12th, 1944

Baker, Vernon Joseph* December 17th, 1919
July 13th, 2010

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Barfoot, Van Thomas* June 15th, 1919
March 2nd, 2012

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Barrett, Carlton William* November 24th, 1919
May 3rd, 1986

Beaudoin, Raymond Ovila* 1918
April 6th, 1945

Bell, Bernard Pious* December 29th, 1911
January 8th, 1971
Plot: 25 

Bender, Stanley* October 31st, 1909
June 22nd, 1994

Benjamin, George, Jr.* April 24th, 1919
December 21st, 1944
Plot: B Row: 7 Grave: 156

Bennett, Edward A.* February 11th, 1920
May 2nd, 1983

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Bertoldo, Vito R.* December 1st, 1916
July 23rd, 1966

Beyer, Arthur Otto* May 20th, 1909
February 16th, 1965

Bianchi, Willibald C.* March 12th, 1915
February 3rd, 1942

Biddle, Melvin E. "Bud"* November 28th, 1923
December 16th, 2010

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Bjorklund, Arnold L.* April 14th, 1918
November 28th, 1979
Plot: O Grave: 3446

Bloch, Orville Emil* February 10th, 1915
May 28th, 1983

Bolden, Paul Luther* June 15th, 1922
May 21st, 1979

Bolton, Cecil Hamilton* October 7th, 1908
January 22nd, 1965
Plot: PC Grave: 22-J

Bong, Richard Ira* September 24th, 1920
August 6th, 1945

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Booker, Robert D.* July 11th, 1920
April 9th, 1943

Boyce, George W.G., Jr.* 1916
July 23rd, 1944
Plot: A Row: 4 Grave: 189

Briles, Herschel Floyd* February 7th, 1914
July 17th, 1994

Britt, Maurice Lee "Footsie"* June 29th, 1919
November 26th, 1995
Plot: 20 Grave: 319

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Brittin, Nelson Vogel* October 31st, 1920
March 7th, 1951
Plot: DSC Grave: 2

Brostrom, Leonard C.* November 23rd, 1919
October 28th, 1944

Brown, Bobbie Evan, Jr.* September 2nd, 1903
November 8th, 1971

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Burke, Francis Xavier "Frank"* September 29th, 1918
September 6th, 1988

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Burr, Elmer J.* May 11th, 1908
December 24th, 1943

Burr, Herbert Hoover "Doc"* September 13th, 1920
February 8th, 1990

Burt, James Montross* July 18th, 1917
February 15th, 2006

Butts, John Edward* August 4th, 1922
July 23rd, 1944

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