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CLEVELAND MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENTS

CLEVELAND MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENTS

CLEVELAND MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENTS. Twelve Greater Cleveland servicemen have won the Medal of Honor. The recipients were:

 

Name Unit War
BARTON, THOMAS C. U.S. Navy Civil War
FREY, FRANZ 37th Ohio Vol. Inf. Civil War
ROCK, FREDERICK 37th Ohio Vol. Inf. Civil War
DOWLING, JAMES 8th U.S. Cavalry Indian Wars
RICHMAN, SAMUEL 8th U.S. Cavalry Indian Wars
STUPKA, LODDIE U.S. Navy Peace Time
BAESEL, ALBERT D. 37th Division World War I*
FOSTER, WILLIAM A. U.S. Marine Corps Res. World War II*
KIDD, ISAAC C. U.S. Navy World War II*
PETRARCA, FRANK J. 37th Inf. Division World War II*
TOWLE, JOHN R. 82d Airborne Div. World War II*
HERDA, FRANK A. 101st Airborne Div. Vietnam War
* awarded posthumously

 

Cleveland Medal of Honor Recipients