Statistics

These statistics come from the U.S. Army Center of Military History.

Medal of Honor Recipients by Conflict
Conflicts Recipients
Civil War 1522
Indian Campaigns 426
Korea 1871 15
Spanish American 110
Samoa 4
Philippine Insurrection 80
Philippine Outlaws 6
Boxer Rebellion 59
Mexican Campaign 56
Haiti 6
Dominican Republic 3
World War I 124
Haiti 1919-1920 2
Nicaraguan Campaign 2
World War II 464
Korean War 133
Vietnam 246
Somalia 2
Operation Iraqi Freedom 4
Operation Enduring Freedom 6
Non-Combat 193
Unknowns 9
Medal of Honor Recipients by Military Branch
DOD Service Branches Recipients
Army 2404
Navy 746
Marine Corps 297
Air Force 17
Coast Guard 1
 
Medals Awarded 3465
 
Medals Awarded Posthumously 618