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Medal of Honor, African American Recipients of the

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Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780195301731
Medal of Honor, African American Recipients of the

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(Arranged alphabetically by war) NameRankServiceWarStateAwardedBarnes, William H.PVTArmyCivil WarMD1865Beaty, Powhatan1SGArmyCivil WarOH1865Blake, RobertContrabandNavyCivil WarVA1864Bronson, James H.1SGArmyCivil WarOH1865Brown, William H.LandsmanNavyCivil WarMD1864Brown, WilsonBoyNavyCivil WarMS1864Carney, William H.SGTArmyCivil WarMA1900Dorsey, DecaturSGTArmyCivil WarMD1865Fleetwood, Christian A.SGTArmyCivil WarMD1865Gardiner, JamesPVTArmyCivil WarVA1865Harris, James H.SGTArmyCivil WarMD1874Hawkins, ThomasSGMArmyCivil WarPA1870Hilton, Alfred B.SGMArmyCivil WarMD1865Holland, Milton M.SGTArmyCivil WarOH1865Kelly, Alexander1SGArmyCivil WarPA1865James, MilesCorporalArmyCivil WarVA1864Lawson, JohnLandsmanNavyCivil WarPA1864Mifflin, JamesCookNavyCivil WarVA1864Pease, JoachimSeamanNavyCivil WarNY1864Pinn, Robert1SGArmyCivil WarOH1865Ratcliff, Edward1SGArmyCivil WarVA1865Smith, Andrew JacksonColor SergeantArmyCivil WarIL2001Veal, CharlesPVTArmyCivil WarVA1865Boyne, ThomasSGTArmyIndian CampaignMD1882Brown, BenjaminSGTArmyIndian CampaignVA1890Denny, JohnSGTArmyIndian CampaignNY1894Factor, PompeyPVTArmyIndian CampaignAK1875Greaves, ClintonCPLArmyIndian CampaignMD1879Johnson, HenrySGTArmyIndian CampaignVA1890Jordan, GeorgeSGTArmyIndian CampaignTN1890McBryar, WilliamSGTArmyIndian CampaignNY1890Mays, IsaiahCPLArmyIndian CampaignOH1890Paine, AdamPVTArmyIndian CampaignTX1875Payne, IsaacPVTArmyIndian CampaignAK1875Shaw, ThomasSGTArmyIndian CampaignKY1890Stance, EmanuelSergeantArmyIndian CampaignLA1870Walley, AugustusPVTArmyIndian CampaignMD1890Wanton, George H.PVTArmyIndian CampaignNJ1899Ward, JohnSGTArmyIndian CampaignTX1875Williams, Moses1SGArmyIndian CampaignLA1896Wilson, William O.CPLArmyIndian CampaignMN1891Woods, BrentSergeantArmyIndian CampaignKY1881Davis, JohnSeamanNavyInterim 1881NJ1884Johnson, JohnSeamanNavyInterim 1872PA1872Johnson, WilliamCooperNavyInterim 1879NY1884Girandy, AlphonseSeamanNavyInterim 1901PA1901Noil, Joseph B.SeamanNavyInterim 1872NY1872Smith, JohnSeamanNavyInterim 1880NY1884Sweeney, Robert A. SeamanNavyInterim 1880NJ1881Sweeney, Robert A. SeamanNavyInterim 1880NJ1883Atkins, DanielCook1c NavySpanish AmericanVA1898Baker, Edward L.SGMArmySpanish AmericanWY1902Bell, DennisPVTArmySpanish AmericanDC1899Penn, RobertFireman1c NavySpanish AmericanVA1898Thompkins, William H.PVTArmySpanish AmericanNJ1899Stowers, FreddieCPLArmyWWISC1991Baker, Vernon1LTArmyWWIIWY1997Carter, EdwardSSGArmyWWIICA1997Fox, John R.1LTArmyWWIIOH1997James, Willy F.PFCArmyWWIIMO1997Rivers, RubenSSGArmyWWIIOK1997Thomas, CharlesMAJArmyWWIIMI1997Watson, GeorgePVTArmyWWIIAL1997Charlton, CorneliusSGTArmyKoreaWV1951Thompson, WilliamPFCArmyKoreaNY1950Anderson, James C.PFCUSMCVietnamCA1967Anderson, WebsterSFCArmyVietnamSC1967Ashley Jr., EugeneSGTArmyVietnamNY1968Austin, Oscar P.PFCUSMCVietnamAZ1969Bryant, William MaudSFCArmyVietnamMI1969Davis, Rodney M.SGTUSMCVietnamGA1967Jenkins Jr., Robert H.PFCUSMCVietnamFL1969Joel, LawrenceSpec/6ArmyVietnamNY1965Johnson, Dwight HalSpec/5ArmyVietnamMI1968Johnson, Ralph H.PFCUSMCVietnamCA1968Langhorn, Garfield M.PFCArmyVietnamNY1969Leonard, MatthewSGTArmyVietnamAL1967Long, Donald RussellSGTArmyVietnamKY1968Olive, Milton L.PFCArmyVietnamIL1966Pitts, Leroy RileyCPTArmyVietnamKS1967Rogers, Charles CalvinBrig. Gen.ArmyVietnamWV1968Sargent, Ruppert Leon1LTArmyVietnamVA1967Sasser, Clarence E.Spec/5ArmyVietnamTX1968Sims, Clifford ChesterSGTArmyVietnamFL1968Warren Jr., John E.1LTArmyVietnamNY1969

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