COL Ford's military awards and badges include the Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit (2 Oak Leaf Clusters), Bronze Star Medal
, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (2 Oak Leaf Clusters), Army Commendation Medal (5 Oak Leaf Clusters), Joint Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, and the Parachutist Badge.
Lieutenant Colonel McArthur's awards include the Legion of Merit, the Bronze Star Medal
with two oak-leaf clusters, the Meritorious Service Medal, the Southwest Asia Service Medal with three bronze service stars, and the Kuwait Liberation Medal.
George Hodsdon was inducted into the Greenwood Country Hall of Heroes in the same ceremony where he received his Bronze Star Medal
As the official citation for his Bronze Star Medal
for Valor explains, Finkelstein was recognized for a "display of personal bravery and devotion to duty" in "continually exposing himself to enemy fire" and having "efficiently investigated, processed and paid 51 claims.
As a result of his actions during the battle, he received the Bronze Star Medal
with V device and the Purple Heart Medal.
Brigadier General McGuire's awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit with two oak-leaf clusters, Bronze Star Medal
, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (4th Award), Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal with three oak-leaf clusters, Army Achievement Medal with three oak-leaf clusters, Iraq Campaign Medal, Senior Parachutist Badge, and Army Staff Identification Badge.
He has received many decorations, service medals and badges for his service including the Bronze Star Medal
, Ranger Tab, Combat Infantryman Badge, two Army Commendation Medals, and an Army Achievement Medal.
Nearly 66 years later, Wallaert, 86, was awarded the Bronze Star Medal
at Scott Air Force Base April 14 for his meritorious actions during World War II.
Prior to a civilian career Coulson served as a commissioned officer in the US Army Signal Corps for 22 years and was awarded the Legion of Merit and the Bronze Star Medal
The Bronze Star Medal
is awarded to those who have distinguished themselves by heroic or meritorious achievement or service while engaged in an action against an enemy of the United States.
Dennis will posthumously be awarded a Bronze Star medal
, which he was hoping to earn but usually is awarded only for combat duty, Sellen said.
Army has authorized the issue of the Bronze Star Medal
to all U.
While serving in Germany during World War II, he received the Bronze Star Medal
for Valor for single handedly capturing 20 German prisoners.
In December, Longstaff was awarded the Bronze Star Medal
with Valor for his quick reaction to the situation, which allowed the ambushed Soldiers to move out of the kill zone.
Rumsfeld pinned the Bronze Star Medal
on six members of the Cuscatlan Battalion for heroism under fire in Iraq.