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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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