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
Wai, Francis Brown* April 14th, 1917
October 20th, 1944

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Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew, IV, "Skinny"* August 23rd, 1883
September 2nd, 1953
Plot: 1 

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Walker, Kenneth Newton "Ken"* July 17th, 1898
January 5th, 1943

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Wallace, Herman Claudious* June 12th, 1924
February 27th, 1945

Ware, Keith Lincoln* November 23rd, 1915
September 13th, 1968

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Warner, Henry Fred* August 23rd, 1923
December 21st, 1944
Grave: 813

Watson, George* 1915
March 8th, 1943

Waugh, Robert T.* January 16th, 1919
May 19th, 1944
Plot: H Row: 13 Grave: 27

Waybur, David Crowder* September 29th, 1919
March 28th, 1945
Plot: H Row: 16 Grave: 79

Weicht, Ellis R.* April 17th, 1916
December 3rd, 1944
Plot: B Row: 42 Grave: 20

Wetzel, Walter C.* 1919
April 3rd, 1945
Plot: N Row: 18 Grave: 10

Whiteley, Eli Lamar* December 10th, 1913
December 2nd, 1986

Whittington, Hulon Brocke "Rocky"* July 9th, 1921
January 17th, 1969
Plot: 13 Grave: 8W

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Wiedorfer, Paul Joseph* January 17th, 1921
May 25th, 2011

Wigle, Thomas W.* May 18th, 1909
September 16th, 1944
Plot: 34 Grave: 3307

Wilbur, William Hale* September 24th, 1888
December 27th, 1979
Plot: VII Row: C Grave: 148

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Wilkin, Edward G.* May 25th, 1917
April 18th, 1945
Plot: 2 Row: 4 

Wilkins, Raymond Harrell* September 28th, 1917
November 2nd, 1943

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Will, Walter J.* 1922
March 30th, 1945
Plot: D Row: 3 Grave: 32

Wilson, Alfred Leonard* 1919
November 8th, 1944

Wise, Homer Lee* February 27th, 1917
April 22nd, 1974

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Woodford, Howard E.* June 21st, 1921
June 7th, 1945

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