Bronze Star Medal

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a United States military decoration awarded for meritorious service (except in aerial flight)

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He was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for valor, posthumously, the Purple Heart, Army Commendation Medal and Combat Infantryman Badge.
His military awards and badges include the Defense Distinguished Service Medal, Army Distinguished Service Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Defense Superior Service Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Legion of Merit (4 Oak Leaf Clusters), Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (4 Oak Leaf Clusters), Air Medal, Army Commendation Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Army Achievement Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), the Senior Parachutist Badge ,and the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Army Staff, U.S.
He earned numerous service awards during his military career, including the Army Bronze Star Medal and the Alaska Legion of Merit.
For most service members, the Bronze Star Medal is a symbol of personal heroism.
For his valorous actions as a forward observer with the 2d Chemical Mortar Battalion in Korea from 1950 to 1951, First Lieutenant Barr earned two Silver Star Medals and a Bronze Star Medal, making him the most decorated Chemical Corps veteran of the Korean War.
Genest was a honorably discharged veteran of the Vietnam War serving with the United States Army, where he received the Purple Heart, Combat Infantry Badge, Army Commendation Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, and Bronze Star Medal.Donald was united in marriage to Susan Joyal on July 24, 1976, at Sacred Heart Church in West Thompson.Mr.
on stage at the Greenwood (South Carolina) County Hall and had the honor of participating in the award of the Bronze Star Medal to his grandfather.
He also is the recipient of the Silver Star, Distinguished Flying Cross, and the Bronze Star Medal, among others.
Miskelly served his country during World War II in the United States Armed Forces, and he was recently awarded the Bronze Star Medal nearly 70 years after his service.
Major General Temple's achievements and awards include the Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit with two oak leaf clusters, Bronze Star Medal with two oak leaf clusters, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Defense Meritorious Medal, and other service and unit awards.
Awards include: Bronze Star Medal (2 Oak Leaf Clusters), Meritorious Service Medal (1OLC), Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal (4OLC), Joint Service Achievement Medal (1OLC), Army Achievement Medal (7OLC), Army Good Conduct Medal (5th award), National Defense Service Medal with Bronze Service Star, Kosovo Campaign Medal with Bronze Service Star, Afghanistan Campaign Medal with Bronze Campaign Star, Iraq Campaign Medal with Bronze Campaign Star, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, NCO Professional Development with numeral 4, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon with numeral 2, Military Outstanding Service Medal, NATO Medal, Joint Meritorious Unit Award, Valorous Unit Award, and the Army Superior Unit Award.
Winn also sports an American Bronze Star medal which could only have been awarded for the Gulf War but no one named Winn was among the recipients in 1993.
His military decorations included the Legion of Merit with Oak Leaf Cluster, Meritorious Unit Citation, Bronze Star medal, Joint Service Commendation medal and Army Commendation medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, Vietnam Service Medal with four Bronze Service Stars, Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm for combat service, Vietnam Campaign medal with 60 Device, Meritorious Service medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, Army Occupation medal (Germany), National Defense Service medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, United Nations Service medal, Korean Service medal and the Armed Forces Reserve medal.
Tolson, the Commanding General, 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile), awarded the Bronze Star Medal with "V" for valor device to his Staff Judge Advocate (SJA), then Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) Zane E.
A Maritime Civil Affairs and Security Training (MCAST) Command Sailor was awarded the Bronze Star Medal during a recent ceremony on board Naval Air Station Oceana, Dam Neck Annex, Va.