Air Force Achievement Medal

Air Force Achievement Medal

Instituted: 1980 Criteria: Outstanding achievement or meritorious service not warranting award of the Air Force Commendation Medal Devices: Bronze, Silver Oak Leaf Cluster, Bronze Letter “V” The Air Force Achievement…Read more
Coast Guard Achievement Medal

Coast Guard Achievement Medal

Service: Coast Guard Instituted: 1968 Criteria: Professional and/or leadership achieve­ment in a combat or non­combat situation Devices: Silver Letter “O”, Bronze Letter “V” (for valor), Gold, Silver Star Notes: Originally…Read more
USMC Security Guard Ribbon

USMC Security Guard Ribbon

Service: Marine Corps Instituted: 1997 (retroactive to 1949) Criteria: Successful completion of 24 months of cumulative security guard duty service at a foreign service establishment. Devices: Bronze, Silver Star Marine…Read more
Iraq Medal of Commitment

Iraq Medal of Commitment

Earlier this year Iraq's Minister of Defense, Dr. Saadoun Al-Dlaimi, sent notice to the Secretary of Defense authorizing the Government of Iraq Commitment Medal.  Here is an example of how…Read more
Korea Defense Service Medal CHANGED

Korea Defense Service Medal CHANGED

Korea Defense Service Medal Changes The Institute of Heraldry has changed the specifications for the Korea Defense Service Medal. At first glance you might not notice the change, but the…Read more
USMC Logo Sports Dress Watch

USMC Logo Sports Dress Watch

      Frontier Logo Sports Dress Watch Inspired from luxury watches, our maker built these military watches for Veterans without the $15k price tag. Not only are they tough…Read more
Vietnam Campaign Medal – Video

Vietnam Campaign Medal – Video

  The Vietnam Campaign Medal (VCM) was established by the Government of the Republic of Vietnam on May 12, 1964 and authorized for award to members of the United States…Read more
Army Achievement Medal

Army Achievement Medal

Army Achievement Medal Service: Army Instituted: August 1, 1981 Criteria: Awarded to members of the Armed Forces below the rank of colonel who, while serving in any capacity with the…Read more