Armed Forces Reserve Medal (Marine Corps) Anodized
Armed Forces Reserve Medal (Marine Corps) Anodized Instituted: 1950
Qualifying Dates: 1949 - Present
Criteria: 10 years of honorable service in any reserve component of the US Armed Forces Reserve or award of "M" device
Use Bronze Hourglass to denote 10 years service in the Reserves; Silver Hourglass to denote 20 years; Gold Hourglass to denote 30 years service.
For the rare instance of 40 years Reserve service, use a Gold and Bronze Hourglass.