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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
Ray, Bernard James* June 9th, 1921
November 17th, 1944
Plot: DSS Grave: 6

Reese, James William* April 16th, 1920
August 5th, 1943
Plot: Soldiers C Row: 65 Grave: 2

Reese, John Noah, Jr.* June 13th, 1923
February 9th, 1945
Plot: 2 Grave: 1259E

Riordan, Paul F.* November 8th, 1920
February 8th, 1944

Rivers, Ruben* October 21st, 1918
November 19th, 1944
Plot: C Row: 5 Grave: 53

Robinson, James E. Jr.* July 10th, 1918
April 6th, 1945
Plot: T Grave: 98

Rodriguez, Cleto Luna* April 26th, 1923
December 7th, 1990
Plot: A-I Grave: 700

Roeder, Robert E.* July 25th, 1917
September 28th, 1944
Plot: 12 Grave: 6116

Roosevelt, Theodore, Jr.* September 13th, 1887
July 12th, 1944
Plot: D Row: 28 Grave: 45

more
Ross, Wilburn Kirby* May 12th, 1922
May 9th, 2017
Plot: 28B Grave: 479

Rudolph, Donald Eugene* February 21st, 1921
May 25th, 2006
Plot: DS Grave: 22-S

Ruiz, Alejandro Renteria* June 26th, 1923
November 23rd, 2009

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