Combat Action Ribbon



Navy Presidential Unit Citation



Navy Unit Commendation



Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation



US Navy Expeditionary Medal

Instituted: 1936

Dates: 1936 to present

Criteria: Landings on foreign territory and operations against armed opposition for which no specific campaign medal has been authorized.


China Service Medal

 Instituted: 1940

 Dates: 1937-39, 1945-57

Criteria: Service ashore in China or on-board naval vessels during either time periods.


American Campaign Medal - WWII

Instituted: 1942

Dates: 1941- 46

Criteria: Service outside the U.S. in the American Theater for 30 days or within the continental US for one year.


Asiatic Pacific Campaign

 The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded to personnel for service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater between 7 December 1941 and 2 March 1946


World War II Victory Medal

Instituted: 1945

Dates: 1941-46

Criteria: Awarded for service in US Armed Forces between 1941 and 1946.


Navy Occupation Service Medal

Instituted: 1947

Dates: 1945-55 (Berlin: 1945-90)

Criteria: 30 consecutive days of service in occupied territories of former enemies during above period.


National Defense Service Medal

Instituted: 1953

Dates: 1950-54, 1961-74

Criteria: Any honorable active duty service during any of the above periods.


Korean Service Medal

Instituted: 1950

Dates: 1950-54

Criteria: Participation in military operations within the Korean area during the above period.


Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal

Instituted: 1961

Dates: 1958 to present

Criteria: Participation in military operations not covered by a specific war medal.

Philippine Presidential Unit Citation


Korean Presidential Unit Citation



Philippine Liberation Medal
World War II

Instituted: 1945

Criteria: Service in the liberation of the Philippines between 17 October 1944 and 3 September 1945.


United Nations Korean Service Medal

Instituted: 1951

Criteria: Service on behalf of the United Nations in Korea between 27 June 1950 and 27 July 1954.


ROK Republic Of Korea Medal

Criteria: Awarded to all military personnel who served 30 consecutive days or 60 non-consecutive days in Korea or in its territorial waters. Also awarded to aircrew personnel who flew combat or support missions over or to Korea.

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