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Vietnam

Medal of Honor

Recipients

Who Were

Medics

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The Medal of Honor is the Nation's highest award for valor.  Fifteen Army medics received the Medal of Honor during the Vietnam War and are listed below.  Click on the name to bring up their citation.  The * following the name indicates that the Medal was given posthumously.  Some of the photographs of the Medal of Honor recipients are courtesy of Doug Sterner and his web site at Home of Heroes: http://www.homeofheroes.com

 

GARY B. BEIKIRCH

THOMAS W. BENNETT *

DONALD W. EVANS *

CHARLES CHRIS HAGEMEISTER

LAWRENCE JOEL

KENNETH MICHAEL KAYS

JOSEPH G. La POINTE JR.*

THOMAS J. McMAHON *

EDGAR LEE MCWETHY, JR.*

JAMES H. MONROE *

ALFRED RASCON

LOUIS "RICHARD" ROCCO

CLARENCE EUGENE SASSER

DANIEL JOHN SHEA *

DAVID F. WINDER *

 

 

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