troubleshooting Question

submit an action to a php file

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Hello,
i got a question about how to call a php from a html:

i want to display some users name in alphbatic order, something like:

A B C D E F...Z

When user click A, then all user's last name starts from A will be pulled out from the database and displayed.

So I'm thinking in a form of html, there is some code :
< form >
<a href="" onclick=""> A </a>
<a href="" > B</a>
<a href="" > C </a>

</form>

My questions are:
1. How to envoke/submit an action from the  letter "A" ...that call a php file?

2. Do I need to call the php file 26 times?
Some sample code will be very helpful to me.

Any suggestion is greatly appreciated,
lilyyyan
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