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U.S. Army Air Service/Air Corps


Major

9

Second Lieutenant

9

First Lieutenant

8

Colonel

4

Brigadier General

3

Captain

3

Lieutenant Colonel

3

Sergeant

2

Staff Sergeant

1

Technical Sergeant

1


U.S. Air Force


Captain

6

Major

6

Colonel

2

Airman First Class

1

Lieutenant Colonel

1

Sergeant

1



U.S. Coast Guard


Signalman First Class

1


Related Recipients



Father/Son Recipients


  • Arthur MacArthur (Civil War) and Douglas MacArthur (World War II)

  • Theodore Roosevelt (Spanish American War) and Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. (World War II)


Brothers


  • William Perkins Black (Civil War) and John Charles Black (Civil War)

  • Charles E. Capehart (Civil War) and Henry Capehart (Civil War)

  • Allen Thompson (Civil War) and James Granville Thompson (Civil War)

  • Harry Herbert Miller (Spanish-American War) and Willard D. Miller (Spanish-American War)

  • Antoine August Gaujot (Philippine Insurrection) and Julien Edmund Gaujot (Vera Cruz)



Other Relationships


  • George Washington Roosevelt was the cousin of Theodore Roosevelt (Civil War) and great uncle of Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. (World War II).

  • The cousin of Robert Hugo Dunlap (World War II) was Medal of Honor Recipient James Bond Stockdale (Vietnam War).

  • John James Doran (Spanish-American War) was the uncle of fellow Recipient Father Charles Joseph Watters (Vietnam War).

  • Frank Friday Fletcher (Vera Cruz) was the uncle of fellow recipient in that same campaign, Frank Jack Fletcher.

  • Jacob N. Overturf (Civil War) was the second cousin of Kenneth N. Walker (World War II).

  • Abraham Kerns Arnold (Civil War-USMA 1859) and Samuel Nicholl Benjamin (Civil War-USMA 1861) were classmates at West Point and became brothers-in-law.

  • Jacob Parrot's only son married the dauther of fellow Civil War member of the Andrews Raid Wilson W. Brown, making the two men in-laws.

  • The two sisters of John McLennon (Indian Campaigns) each married a Medal of Honor recipient from the same period, one marrying Patrick Rogan and the other Milden H. Wilson.

  • Bruce McCandless (World War II) married the daughter of Medal of Honor Recipient Willis Winter Bradley, Jr. (World War I).

NOTE:
There may be other relationships among the Medal of Honor recipients, but the above comprise all that we have uncovered to date.


Living Recipients of the Medal of Honor


World War II




Korean War




Vietnam War

Vernon J. Baker - (Army)

Van Thomas Barfoot - (Army)

Melvin Earl Biddle - (Army)

Michael "Mike" Colalillo - (Army)

Charles Henry Coolidge - (Army)

Francis S. "Frank" Currey - (Army)

Michael Joseph Daly - (Army)

Russell Dunham - (Army)

Walter David Ehlers - (Army)

John William Finn - (Navy)

Nathan Green Gordon - (Navy)

Barney F. Hajiro (Army)

John Druse "Bud" Hawk - (Army)

Freeman Victor Horner - (Army)

Daniel K. Inouye (Army)

Arthur Junior Jackson - (USMC)

Robert Dale Maxwell - (Army)

Vernon McGarity - (Army)

Charles Patrick "Chuck" Murray - (Army)

Robert Burton Nett - (Army)

Nicholas Oresko - (Army)

Everett Parker Pope - (USMC)

Wilburn Kirby Ross - (Army)

Alejandro Renteria Ruiz - (Army)

George T. Sakato (Army)

James Elms Swett - (USMC)

George Edward Wahlen - (Navy)

Paul Joseph Wiedorfer - (Army)

Hershel W. "Woody" Williams - (USMC)






Hector A. Cafferata, Jr. - (USMC)

William Richard Charette - (Navy)

Duane Edgar Dewey - (USMC)

Rodolfo Perez Hernandez - (Army)

Thomas J. Hudner, Jr. - (Navy)

Einar Harold Ingman, Jr. - (Army)

Lewis Lee "Red" Millett - (Army)

Hiroshi Miyamura - (Army)

Ola Lee Mize - (Army)

Ronald Eugene Rosser - (Army)

Robert Ernest Simanek - (USMC)

James Lamar Stone - (Army)

Ernest Edison West - (Army)





John Philip Baca - (Army)

Nicky Daniel Bacon - (Army)

John Franklin Baker, Jr. - (Army)

Donald Everett Ballard - (Navy)

Harvey C. "Barney" Barnum - (USMC)

Gary Burnell Beikirch - (Army)

Patrick Henry Brady - (Army)

Paul William Bucha - (Army)

Jon Robert Cavaiani - (Army)

Bruce P. Crandall - (Army)

Sammy Lee Davis - (Army)

George Everett "Bud" Day - (Air Force)

Drew Dennis Dix - (Army)

David Charles Dolby - (Army)

Roger Hugh Charles Donlon - (Army)

Frederick Edgar Ferguson - (Army)

Bernard Francis Fisher - (Air Force)

Michael John Fitzmaurice - (Army)

James Phillip Fleming - (Air Force)

Robert Franklin Foley - (Army)

Wesley Lee Fox - (USMC)


Ed Freeman (Army)

Harold Arthur Fritz - (Army)

Charles Cris Hagemeister - (Army)

Frank Aloysious Herda - (Army)

Robert Lewis Howard - (Army)

Robert R. Ingram - (Navy)

Joe Madison Jackson - (Air Force)

Jack Howard Jacobs - (Army)

Don Jenkins - (Army)

Leonard Bert Keller - (Army)

Thomas Gunning Kelley - (Navy)

Allan Jay Kellogg, Jr. - (USMC)

Joseph Robert Kerrey - (Navy)

Thomas James Kinsman - (Army)

Howard Vincent Lee - (USMC)

Peter Charles Lemon - (Army)

Charles J. (Angelo) Liteky - (Army)

Gary Lee Littrell - (Army)

James Everett Livingston - (USMC)

Allan James Lynch - (Army)

Walter Joseph Marm, Jr. - (Army)

John James McGinty, III - (USMC)

David Herbert McNerney - (Army)

Robert Joseph Modrzejewski - (USMC)

Thomas Rolland Norris - (Navy)

Robert Emmett O'Malley - (USMC)

Robert Martin Patterson - (Army)

Richard Allan Pittman - (USMC)

Alfred Rascon - (Army)

Ronald Eric Ray - (Army)

Gordon Ray Roberts - (Army)

Clarence Eugene Sasser - (Army)

James Michael Sprayberry - (Army)

Kenneth Edward Stumpf - (Army)

James Allen Taylor - (Army)

Brian Miles Thacker - (Army)

Michael Edwin Thornton - (Navy)

Leo Keith Thorsness - (Air Force)

Jay R. Vargas - (USMC)

Gary George Wetzel - (Army)




 

28

WWII

 

14

Korea

 

61

Vietnam

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




 

21

Army

 

9

Army

 

40

Army

 




 




Baker, Vernon

 




Hernandez, Rodolfo

 




Baca, John

 




 




Barfoot, Van

 




Ingman, Einar

 




Bacon, Nicky

 




 




Biddle, Melvin

 




Millett, Lewis

 




Baker, John

 




 




Colalillo, Michael

 




Miyamura, Hiroshi

 




Beikirch, Gary

 




 




Coolidge, Charles

 




Mize, Ola

 




Brady, Patrick

 




 




Currey, Francis

 




Rosser, Ronald

 




Bucha, Paul

 




 




Daly, Michael

 




Rubin, Tibor

 




Cavaiani, Jon

 










Dunham, Russell







Stone, James







Crandall, Bruce P.







 




Ehlers, Walter

 




West, Ernest

 




Davis, Sammy

 




 




Hajiro, Barney F.

 

3

Marines

 




Dix, Drew

 




 




Hawk, John

 




Cafferata, Hector

 




Dolby, David

 




 




Inouye, Daniel K.

 




Dewey, Duane

 




Donlon, Roger

 




 




Maxwell, Robert

 




Simanek, Robert

 




Ferguson, Frederick

 




 




McGarity, Vernon

 

2

Navy

 




Fitzmaurice, Michael

 




 




Murray, Charles

 




Charette, William

 




Foley, Robert

 




 




Nett, Robert

 




Hudner, Thomas

 




Freeman, Ed

 




 




Oresko, Nicholas

 







 




Fritz, Harold

 




 




Ross, Wilburn

 

 

 

 




Hagemeister, Charles

 




 




Ruiz, Alejandro

 

 

 

 




Herda, Frank

 




 




Sakato, George T.

 

 

 

 




Howard, Robert

 




 




Wiedorfer, Paul

 

 

 

 




Jacobs, Jack

 




 

4

Marines

 

 

 

 




Jenkins, Don

 




 




Jackson, Arthur

 

 

 

 




Keller, Leonard

 




 




Pope, Everett

 

 

 

 




Kinsman, Thomas

 




 




Swett, James

 

 

 

 




Lemon, Peter

 




 




Williams, Hershel

 

 

 

 




Liteky, Charles

 




 

3

Navy

 

 

 

 




Littrell, Gary

 




 




Finn, John

 

 

 

 




Lynch, allan

 




 




Gordon, Nathan

 

 

 

 




Marm, Walter

 




 




Wahlen, George

 

 

 

 




McNerney, David

 




 







 

 

 

 




Patterson, Robert

 




 







 

 

 

 




Rascon, Alfred

 




 







 

 

 

 




Ray, Ronald

 




 







 

 

 

 




Roberts, Gordon

 




 







 

 

 

 




Sasser, Clarence

 




 







 

 

 

 




Sprayberry, James

 




 







 

 

 

 




Stumpf, Kenneth

 




 







 

 

 

 




Taylor, James

 




 







 

 

 

 




Thacker, Brian

 




 







 

 

 

 




Wetzel, Gary

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5

Air Force

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Day, George

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Fisher, Bernard

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Fleming, James

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Jackson, Joe

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Thorsness, Leo

 




 

 

 

 

28

World War II

 

10

Marines

 




 

 

 

 

14

Korea

 




Barnum, Harvey

 




 

 

 

 

61

Vietnam

 




Fox, Wesley

 




 

 

 

 

103

 

 




Kellogg, Allan

 




 

 

 

 






 




Lee, Howard

 




 

 

 

 





Army

 




Livingston, James

 




 

 

 

 

70

 




McGinty, John

 




 

 

 

 

5

Air Force

 




Modrzjewski, Robert

 




 

 

 

 

17

Marines

 




O'Malley, Robert

 




 

 

 

 

11

Navy

 




Pittman, Richard

 




 

 

 

 

103

Totals

 




Vargas, Jay

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6

Navy

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Ballard, Donald

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Ingram, Robert

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Kelley, Thomas

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Kerrey, Joseph

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Norris, Thomas

 




 







 







 




Thornton, Michael

 




 







 







 







 



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