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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
NameDate of birthDate of deathAwards
Mabry, George Lafayette, Jr.14-09-191713-07-1990more 
MacArthur, Douglas "Gaijin Shogun"26-01-188005-04-1964more 
MacGillivary, Charles Andrew17-01-191724-06-2000more 
Magrath, John David04-07-192414-04-1945 
Mann, Joe Eugene08-07-192218-09-1944more 
Martinez, Joe Pantillion27-07-192026-05-1943 
Mathies, Archibald03-06-191820-02-1944 
Mathis, Jack W.25-09-192118-03-1943 
Maxwell, Robert Dale26-10-1920 more 
May, Martin O.18-04-192221-04-1945 
Mayfield, Melvin24-03-191919-09-1990 
McCall, Thomas Edward09-05-191619-09-1965more 
McCarter, Lloyd G.11-05-191702-02-1956 
McGaha, Charles L.26-02-191408-08-1984more 
McGarity, Vernon01-12-192121-05-2013 
McGee, William D.00-00-192318-03-1945more 
McGill, Troy A.15-07-191404-03-1944 
McGraw, Francis Xavier29-04-191819-11-1944 
McGuire, Thomas Buchanan, Jr. "Tommy"01-08-192007-01-1945more 
McKinney, John Randolph "Mac"26-02-192104-04-1997 
McVeigh, John Joseph26-09-192129-08-1944 
McWhorter, William A.07-12-191805-12-1944 
Meagher, John William05-12-191714-04-1996 
Merli, Gino Joseph13-05-192411-06-2002 
Merrell, Joseph Frederick21-08-192618-04-1945 
Messerschmidt, Harold O.20-10-192317-09-1944 
Metzger, William Edward, Jr.09-02-192209-11-1944 
Michael, Edward Stanley02-05-191810-05-1994more 
Michael, Harry J.13-03-192214-03-1945 
Miller, Andrew11-08-191629-11-1944 
Millett, Lewis Lee, Sr. "Red"15-12-192014-11-2009more 
Mills, James Henry02-05-192311-11-1973 
Minick, John Wilson14-06-190821-11-1944 
Minue, Nicholas13-03-190528-04-1943 
Monteith, James Walter "Jimmie" Jr.01-07-191706-06-1944 
Montgomery, Jack Cleveland23-07-191711-06-2002 
Moon, Harold Herman, Jr.15-03-192121-10-1944 
Morgan, John Cary "Red"24-08-191417-01-1991more 
Moskala, Edward J.06-11-192109-04-1945 
Moto, Kaoru25-04-191726-08-1992more 
Mower, Charles E.29-11-192403-11-1944 
Muller, Joseph E.23-06-190816-05-1945 
Munemori, Sadao S.17-08-192205-04-1945 
Muranaga, Kiyoshi K.16-02-192226-06-1944 
Murphy, Audie Leon20-06-192428-05-1971more 
Murphy, Frederick C.27-07-191819-03-1945more 
Murray, Charles P., Jr.26-09-192112-08-2011more 

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