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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.

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NameDate of birthDate of deathAwards
Calugas, Jose29-12-190718-01-1988more
Cano, Pedro19-06-192024-06-1952more
Carey, Alvin P.16-08-191623-08-1944
Carey, Charles F., Jr.23-12-191509-01-1945
Carswell, Horace Seaver "Stump" Jr.18-06-191626-10-1944more
Carter, Edward, A. Jr.26-05-191630-01-1963more
Castle, Frederick Walker14-10-190824-12-1944more
Cheli, Ralph29-10-191904-04-1944more
Childers, Ernest "Red Eagle"01-02-191817-03-2005more
Choate, Clyde Lee28-06-192010-10-2001
Christensen, Dale Eldon31-05-192004-08-1944
Christian, Herbert F.18-06-191202-06-1944
Cicchetti, Joseph J.08-06-192309-02-1945
Clark, Francis J.22-04-191220-10-1981
Colalillo, Michael "Mike"02-12-192530-12-2011more
Cole, Robert George19-03-191518-09-1944more
Conner, Garlin Murl02-06-191905-11-1998more
Connor, James Phillip12-01-191927-07-1994
Cooley, Raymond Henry07-05-191412-03-1947
Coolidge, Charles Henry04-08-192106-04-2021more
Cowan, Richard Eller05-12-192218-12-1944
Craft, Clarence Byrle23-09-192128-03-2002
Craig, Robert00-00-191911-07-1943
Crain, Morris E.07-10-192413-03-1945
Craw, Demas Thurlow "Nick"09-04-190008-11-1942more
Crawford, William John "Bill"19-05-191815-03-2000more
Crews, John R.08-03-192325-09-1999more
Currey, Francis Sherman "Frank"29-06-192508-10-2019more