How Do I Order Medals for Someone Else?

Military medals and awards are hard-earned achievements that deserve to be celebrated and honored. Gifting a loved one their medals and awards is a thoughtful gesture that can last a lifetime and be passed down from generations to come. Creating such a complex and meaningful gift can be difficult, especially if you aren’t exactly sure […]

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When Should I Wear My Army Ribbons?

The pride associated with serving in America’s Armed Forces lasts a lifetime and is one that is most clearly demonstrated in a service member’s medals, badges and ribbons they’ve earned during their time of service. While in the military, Soldiers, Sailors, Marines, Airmen and Coast Guardsmen are required to wear their medals, ribbons and badges. […]

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The History of the Combat Action Ribbon

The Combat Action Ribbon (CAR), awarded to members of the Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard (when under control of the Navy), is a military ribbon presented to those “who have actively participated in ground or surface combat.” It is because of this specific designation–“ground or surface combat”–that members of the Air Force, Naval Aviators […]

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Ribbon Rack Builder

MOA’s Ribbon Rack Builder 101: The Basics

When we redesigned our medals and ribbon rack builder, our focus was creating a user-friendly platform that assists you in building your ribbons and awards as quickly and accurately as possible. The mounting and quality assurance aspects of our ribbon racks are still the same. We always build your ribbons to military specifications. Our veteran […]

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