District of Columbia

 

If your visit to Washington DC includes a stop at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, you may find the attached spreadsheet of interest. It lists each of the Medal of Honor Recipients whose names are engraved on the wall and how to find their name.

The list is in two parts, by order from west to east, and alphabetical if you are seeking a particular recipient.
The Wall

BARRETT, Richard (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section K, Lot 6765), Washington, DC LAT 38.9449 LON -77.0081


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BOYNE, Thomas (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section J, Lot 5859), Washington, DC LAT 38.9442 LON -77.0085


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BROPHY, James (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section L, Lot 9086), Washington, DC LAT 38.9444 LON -77.0091


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BROWN, Benjamin (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section K, Lot 7519), Washington, DC LAT 38.9451 LON -77.0085


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CARUANA, Orlando Emanuel (Civil War) Mount Olivet Cemetery (Section T, Lot 3, Lot 33), Washington, DC LAT 38.9106 LON -76.9824


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CONNOR, John (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section K, Lot 7258), Washington, DC LAT 38.9447 LON -77.0083


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DENNY, John (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section K, Lot 7020), Washington, DC LAT 38.9451 LON -77.0082


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DILGER, Hubert (Civil War) Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, DC LAT 38.9507 LON -77.0103


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DONAVAN, Cornelius (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section K, Site 6721), Washington, DC Buried as Cornelius Donovan LAT 38.9449 LON -77.0082


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DOWLING, James (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section J, Lot 6352), Washington, DC LAT 38.9443 LON -77.0080


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EDWARDS, William D. (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section K, Lot 7023), Washington, DC LAT 38.9451 LON -77.0081


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GEDEON, Louis X. (Philippines) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section O, Lot 25), Washington, DC LAT 38.9444 LON -77.0106


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GOODALL, Francis Henry (Civil War) Rock Creek Cemetery (Section M, Lot 169, Site 7), Washington, DC LAT 38.9502 LON -77.0106


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JAMES, John (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section K, Lot 6991), Washington, DC LAT 38.9448 LON -77.0082


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JOHNSON, John (Civil War) Rock Creek Cemetery (Section N, Lot 126, Site 4), Washington, DC LAT 38.9508 LON -77.0113


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KARPELES, Leopold (Civil War) Washington Hebrew Congregation Cemetery (Lot 348), Washington, DC LAT 38.8476 LON -76.9849


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KIRKWOOD, John A. (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section L, Lot 9102), Washington, DC LAT 38.9443 LON -77.0092


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LITTLE, Thomas (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section I, Lot 5627), Washington, DC LAT 38.9438 LON -77.0082


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LYTTON, Jeptha L. (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section M, Lot 9370), Washington, DC LAT 38.9452 LON -77.0085


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MCALWEE, Benjamin Franklin (Civil War) Congressional Cemetery (Range 7, Site 96), Washington, DC LAT 38.8819 LON -76.9768


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MECHLIN, Henry W. B. (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section L, Lot 8861), Washington, DC LAT 38.9443 LON -77.0090


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MERRITT, John G. (Civil War) Congressional Cemetery (Range 72, Site 359), Washington, DC LAT 38.8798 LON -76.9794


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MURPHY, Jeremiah J. (Indian Campaigns) Mount Olivet Cemetery (Section 15, Lot C, Lot 63 E ½), Washington, DC LAT 38.9092 LON -76.9814


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MURRAY, Thomas (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section K, Grave 6502), Washington, DC LAT 38.9448 LON -77.0080


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NOIL, Joseph Benjamin (Interim) St. Elizabeths East (Section 3, Row 3, Stone 535), Washington, DC LAT 38.8493 LON -76.9867


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NOLAN, Richard J. (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section K, Lot 7179), Washington, DC LAT 38.9452 LON -77.0082


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OSBORNE, William (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section K, Lot 6512), Washington, DC Buried as William Osborn, LAT 38.9447 LON -77.0080


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ROOSEVELT, George Washington (Civil War) Oak Hill Cemetery (Lot 1143), Washington, DC LAT 38.9130 LON -77.0584


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SHAMBAUGH, Charles (Civil War) Prospect Hill Cemetery (Section A), Washington, DC LAT 38.9184 LON -77.0084


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SMITH, Thomas (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section K, Lot 7492), Washington, DC LAT 38.9450 LON -77.0085


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STANLEY, David Sloane (Civil War) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section O, Lot 20), Washington, DC LAT 38.9444 LON -77.0105


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STAUFFER, Rudolph (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section K, Lot 8132), Washington, DC LAT 38.9444 LON -77.0087


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TAYLOR, Charles (Indian Campaigns) Soldiers Home National Cemetery (Section K, Lot 0851), Washington, DC LAT 38.9447 LON -77.0081


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TOMPKINS, Charles Henry (Civil War) Oak Hill Cemetery (Lot 688), Washington, DC LAT 38.9128 LON -77.0569


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WELSH, Edward (Civil War) Mount Olivet Cemetery (Section 8, Lot Z, Lot 9), Washington, DC LAT 38.9115 LON -76.9794


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WILLIAMSON, James Alexander (Civil War) Rock Creek Cemetery (Section E, Lot 128, Site 1), Washington, DC LAT 38.9467 LON -77.0112


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