Welcome to the WWII Forums! Log in or Sign up to interact with the community.

Living WW2 Medal of Honor Recipients...

Discussion in 'Information Requests' started by C.Evans, May 22, 2003.

  1. C.Evans

    C.Evans Expert

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2000
    Messages:
    25,883
    Likes Received:
    853
    This is a list of 52 WW2 living MoH Vets. As of April 13, 2003. In total there are 137 MoH vets living. [​IMG]


    WW2 MoH Living 52.

    Korean War MoH Living 20.

    Vietnam Way MoH Living 65.

    _____________________________________________

    WW2 Medal of Honor Recipients still living are:

    Name. Place. His Unit.

    Vernon J. Baker. Italy 92nd I.D.

    Van T. Barfoot. Italy. 54th I.D.

    Melvin E. Biddle. Belgium. 517th P.I.R. (Parachute Inf Rgmt.)

    James M. Burt. Germany. 2nd Armored Div.

    Richard Earl Bush. Okinawa 6th Marine I.D.

    Robert Eugene Bush. Okinawa. 1st Marine I.D.

    Ernest Childers. Italy. 45th I.D.

    Mike Colalillo. Germany. 100th I.D.

    Charles H. Coolidge. France. 36th I.D. T-Patchers. :D

    Francis S. Currey Belgium. 30th I.D.

    Edward C. Dahlgren. France. 36th I.D. :D

    Michael J. Daly. Germany. 3rd I.D.

    Jefferson Joseph DeBlanc. USMCR Fighter Sq 12. Kolombangara Island.

    Desmond T. Doss. Okinawa. 77th I.D.

    Russell E. Dunham. France. 3rd I.D.

    Walter D. Ehlers. France. 1st I.D. Big Red One.

    John William Finn. US Navy-Hawaii. Nas Kaneohe Bay.

    Eugene Bennett Fluckey. CO USS Barb. Near the coast of China.

    Robert Edward Galer. USMC Fighter SQ 244. Solomon Islands.

    Nathan Green Gordon. US Navy Bismarck Sea.

    Stephan R. Gregg. France. 36th I.D. :D

    Barney J. Hajino. E/France. 442nd RCT.

    John D. Hawk. France. 90th I.D.

    Shizuya Hayashi. Italy. 100th Inf Btn.

    Silvestre S. Herrera. France. 36th I.D. :D

    Freeman V. Horner. France. 30th I.D.

    Daniel K. Inouye. Italy. 442nd RCT.

    Arthur J. Jackson. Pelelieu Island. 1st Marine I.D.

    Alton W. Knappenberger. Italy. 3rd I.D.

    Yeiki Kobashigawa. Italy. 442nd RCT.

    Jose M. Lopez. Belgium. 2nd I.D. Indianhead Division.

    Jacklyn Harold Lucas. USMCR Iwo Jima. 5th Marine I.D.

    Robert D. Maxwell. France. 3rd I.D. Blue and White Devils.

    Richard Miles McCool US Navy off Okinawa.

    Vernon McGarity. Belgium. 99th I.D.

    Charles P. Murray Jr. France. 3rd I.D.

    Robert B. Nett. Leyte. 77th I.D.

    Yukio Okutsu. Italy. 442nd RCT.

    Nicholas Oresco. Germany. 94th I.D.

    Mitchell Paige. USMC Solomon Islands.

    Everett Parker Pope. Pelelieu island. 1st Marine I.D.

    Wilburn K. Ross. France. 3rd I.D.

    Donald S. Rudolph. Luzon. 6th I.D.

    Alejandro R. Renteria Ruia. Okinawa. 27th I.D.

    George T. Sakato. France. 442nd RCT.

    Richard Keith Sorenson. USMCR Kawajalein Atoll 4th Marine I.D.

    James Elms Swett. USMCR Solomon Islands. F.S. 221.

    George Edward Wahlen. Iwo Jima. US Navy attached to the 5th Marine I.D.

    Paul J. Wiedorfer. Belgium. 80th I.D.

    Hershel Woodrow Williams. USMCR Iwo Jima. 3rd Marine I.D.

    Louis Hugh Wilson Jr. Guam. 3rd Marine I.D.

    Jay Zeamer Jr. Solomon Islands. Army Air Corps.

    _______________________________________________

    If you want to write to these men--send an email to: medal@awod.com

    I plan on it.
     
  2. Phil

    Phil Member

    Joined:
    Nov 1, 2002
    Messages:
    74
    Likes Received:
    0
    Hey Carl,

    I've sent you an email :D

    Phil
     
  3. Phil

    Phil Member

    Joined:
    Nov 1, 2002
    Messages:
    74
    Likes Received:
    0
    opps I double clicked :rolleyes:

    [ 29. May 2003, 09:39 AM: Message edited by: Phil ]
     
  4. C.Evans

    C.Evans Expert

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2000
    Messages:
    25,883
    Likes Received:
    853
    Hi Phil--no problem--I got you PM and I will be sending you a few addreses first thing tomorrow.

    Also, let me know about Korean and Nam war MoH's if interested. :D
     
  5. sniper1946

    sniper1946 Expert

    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2009
    Messages:
    12,560
    Likes Received:
    1,014
    Desmond Doss...Concientious Objecter MOH....Hero's All..


    [YOUTUBE]4mk-pX4LIyU[/YOUTUBE]
     

Share This Page