Veterans who have retired or received an honorable discharge from the military, as well as current military personnel, are encouraged to wear their miniature medals and proudly display their military accomplishments.
Between the five U.S. military branches, there are a host of military medals and ribbons that are awarded each year to those deserving of such recognition. In fact, some people believe that America may have gone a bit too far with some of its more unique military awards (i.e., its dedicated award for those operating […]
There are a handful of U.S. military medals and ribbons that signify whether a service member has served abroad. One such decoration is the Expeditionary Medal, which is awarded to military personnel for their deployment to a foreign country and active participation in a conflict.
September 11, 2001 is a day that will forever be etched into the minds of civilians and military members alike. It was a clear, sunny morning and a regular Tuesday until America was attacked by the terrorist group Al Qaeda. Since that terrible day, the United States has deployed 2.77 million service members across the […]