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
Vosler, Forrest Lee "Woody"* July 29th, 1923
February 17th, 1992
Plot: 60 Grave: 4924

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Vlug, Dirk John* August 20th, 1916
June 25th, 1996

Villegas, Ysmael R.* March 21st, 1924
March 20th, 1945
Plot: 5 Grave: 1178

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Viale, Robert M.* April 21st, 1916
February 5th, 1945

Van Noy, Nathan Kilby "Junior"* August 9th, 1924
October 17th, 1943

Vance, Leon Robert "Bob"* August 11th, 1916
June 5th, 1944

Valdez, Jose F.* January 3rd, 1925
February 17th, 1945
Plot: Q Grave: 29

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