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Portraits of Valor

Suggested Level

Suggested Applications

Middle and High School

Click the links below to download Profiles of Valor for the Medal of Honor Recipients below: Vernon Baker, First Lieutenant, U.S. Army




Gary B. Beikirch, Sergeant, U.S. Army

David B. Bleak, Sergeant, U.S. Army

Patrick H. Brady, Major, U.S. Army

Michael Colalillo, Private First Class, U.S. Army

William J. Crawford, Private, U.S. Army

Sammy L. Davis, Private First Class, U.S. Army

Desmond T. Doss, Private, First Class, U.S. Army

Jason L. Dunham, Corporal, U.S. Marine Corps

John W. Finn, Aviation Ordnance Chief, U.S. Navy

James P. Fleming, First Lieutenant, U.S. Air Force

Joseph J. Foss, Captain, U.S. Marine Corps

John D. Hawk, Sergeant, U.S. Army

Robert L. Howard, Sergeant First Class, U.S. Army

 Arthur J. Jackson, Private First Class, U.S. Marine Corps

Jack H. Jacobs, Captain, U.S. Army


Hiroshi H. Miyamura, Corporal, U.S. Army
Reginald R. Myers, Major, U.S. Marine Corps

Nicholas Oresko, Master Sergeant, U.S. Army

Alfred Rascon, Specialist Fourth Class, U.S. Army

Joseph C. Rodriguez, Private First Class, U.S. Army

Tibor Rubin, Corporal, U.S. Army


George T. Sakato, Private, U.S.  Army
Clarence E. Sasser, Private First Class, U.S. Army

Paul R. Smith, Sergeant First Class, U.S. Army

James E. Swett, First Lieutenant, U.S. Marine Corps

Michael E. Thornton, Petty Officer, U.S. Navy

Leo K. Thorsness, Major, U.S. Air Force


Hershel W. Williams, Corporal, U.S. Marine Corps