According to the Distinguished Flying Cross Society, the Distinguished Flying Cross is a medal awarded to pilots who show bravery and distinction in aerial combat. As of 2014, this medal has been awarded to thousands of ... More »

Some of the service medals and awards of the U.S. Military include, in descending order, the Medal of Honor, Distinguished Service Cross, Distinguished Service Medal, Silver Star, Legion of Merit, Distinguished Flying Cr... More »

There are hundreds of ribbons on the military ribbon chart representing the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. The three highest ribbons on the chart are the Army Medal of Honor, the Navy, Marine Corps ... More »

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To qualify for a Bronze Star, an individual must have distinguished himself from his comrades through an act of bravery, praiseworthy achievement or distinguished service. Any person granted the Bronze Star must have bee... More »

H.R. 2067 is a bill introduced in April 2015 that proposes a military service medal be awarded to service members who served honorably during the Cold War. As of September 2015, it has been referred to the House Committe... More »

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Military medal mounting is the process of mounting medals awarded to members of the armed forces. Medals are typically mounted using mounting hardware and new drapes, then placed in a hard case by professionals for a fee... More »

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The Army Commendation medal is awarded for meritorious service or achievements and heroism. It can be earned by any member of the U.S. Armed Forces other than General Officers who served in a military role after Dec. 6, ... More »

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