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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.

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
Hajiro, Barney Fushimi* September 16th, 1916
January 21st, 2011

Hall, George John* January 9th, 1921
February 16th, 1946

Hall, Lewis R.* March 2nd, 1895
January 13th, 1943
Plot: C Row: 698 Grave: 4

Hallman, Sherwood Henry* October 29th, 1913
September 14th, 1944

Hamilton, Pierpont Morgan* August 3rd, 1898
March 4th, 1982

Harmon, Roy W.* 1915
July 12th, 1944
Plot: A Row: 4 Grave: 37

Harr, Harry R.* February 22nd, 1921
June 5th, 1945
Plot: C Row: 190 

Harris, James Lindell* June 27th, 1916
October 7th, 1944
Plot: 30 Row: Harris 

Hasemoto, Mikio* July 13th, 1916
November 30th, 1943

Hastings, Joe Ray* April 8th, 1925
November 12th, 1945

Hawk, John Druse "Bud"* May 30th, 1924
November 4th, 2013

Hawks, Lloyd Cortez* January 13th, 1911
October 26th, 1953

Hayashi, Joe J.* August 14th, 1920
April 22nd, 1945

Hayashi, Shizuya "Cesar"* November 28th, 1917
March 12th, 2008

Hays, George Price* September 27th, 1892
September 7th, 1978
Plot: 11 Grave: 540-2

Hedrick, Clinton M.* May 1st, 1918
March 28th, 1945

Hendrix, James R.* August 20th, 1925
November 14th, 2002

Henry, Robert T.* November 27th, 1923
December 3rd, 1944

Herrera, Silvestre Santana* July 17th, 1917
November 26th, 2007

Horner, Freeman Victor* June 7th, 1922
December 1st, 2005

Howard, James Howell* April 13th, 1913
March 18th, 1995

Huff, Paul Bert* June 23rd, 1918
September 21st, 1994

Hughes, Lloyd Herbert, Jr. "Pete"* June 12th, 1921
August 1st, 1943
Row: U Grave: 53