SFC Manuel T. Lopez

Medals and Commendations

SFC Lopez is a decorated war hero.  He was nominated for the Medal of Honor for heroism and bravery, but for reasons never understood by his family, it was not awarded.  He was however awarded posthumously the Distinguished Service Cross as well as many other decorations and medals.  SFC Lopez's medals and stories of acts of heroism may be read by clicking on the link and medals below. 

All Medals Awarded



Distinguished Service Cross


Bronze Star


Army Commendation