Distinguished Service Medal


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Related to Distinguished Service Medal: Distinguished Service Cross, Silver Star
  • noun

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a United States military decoration for meritorious service in wartime duty of great responsibility

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General Hughes is also the recipient of the National Intelligence Distinguished Service Medal (2 awards), the Central Intelligence Agency's Director's Award, the Central Intelligence Agency Seal Medallion, and the Military Intelligence Corps Knowlton Award.
HE wore: Distinguished Service Order, Military Cross, unidentified foreign medal, Queen's Commendation Medal, Military Medal, Distinguished Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Campaign Service Medal, South Atlantic Medal, Gulf Medal Accumulated Campaign Service Medal, Saudi Arabian Medal, Kuwaiti Liberation Medal, unidentified foreign medal, unidentified foreign medal, Army Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, Nato Medal.
VADM McCarthy's personal decorations include the Defense Distinguished Service Medal (two awards), Navy Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit (four awards), and the Meritorious Service Medal (two awards).
During the ceremony, Moseley presented Lord with the Distinguished Service Medal, first oak leaf cluster, for his service.
In more than 32 years' service in the Army, Wallace has been awarded the Distinguished Service Medal, the Legion of Merit with three oak leaf clusters, the Bronze Star Medal and the Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry.
In a military career spanning 34 years and three wars (World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War), Day received nearly 70 military decorations, including the Congressional Medal of Honor, Air Force Cross, Distinguished Service Medal, Silver Star, Distinguished Flying Cross, POW Ribbon, and several Bronze Stars, Air Medals, and Purple Hearts.
Tom Schwartz, commander in chief of the United Nations Forces in Korea, presented him with his fifth Distinguished Service Medal this last trip and asked him not to quit, Grant made the four-star general a promise:
His awards include three National Intelligence Distinguished Service Medals, two Defense Distinguished Service Medals, the Air Force Distinguished Service Medal, the Coast Guard's Distinguished Public Service Award, the Department of Defense Distinguished Civilian Service Award.
Among numerous others, his personal awards and decorations include the Defense Distinguished Service Medal, the Navy Distinguished Service Medal with gold star and the Distinguished Flying Cross with four gold stars.
Among his decorations are the Distinguished Service Medal, two awards of the Silver Star, two of the Legion of Merit, two Distinguished Flying Crosses, the Meritorious Service Medal and sixteen awards of the Air medal.
The DSM, Distinguished Service Medal is awarded in which service, army, navy or airforce?
Brig Gardiner, 57, fought in Oman in the 70s and was awarded the Omani Distinguished Service Medal for Gallantry.
His decorations include the Defense Distinguished Service Medal, the Distinguished Service Medal, the Defense Superior Service Medal (with bronze cluster), the Legion of Merit (two gold stars), the Navy Meritorious Service Medal (three gold stars) and various personal and command awards.
His decorations include the Defense Distinguished Service Medal, the Defense Superior Service Medal, the Legion of Merit with two gold stars, the Navy Meritorious Service Medal with three gold stars, and various personal and command awards.
Peter Williamson was awarded the Distinguished Service Medal after top- secret operations during the Falklands War.
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