NATO Bosnia Medal

Service: All Services Instituted: Yugoslavia: 1 July 1992 Kosovo: 7 June 2000 Criteria: Service under NATO command and in direct support of NATO operations for (a) 30 days service in or 90 days outside the former Republic of Yugoslavia and the Adriatic Sea or (b) 30 continuous/accumulated days on land, at sea or in the […]

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Navy Expert Rifle Medal

Navy Expert Rifle Medal

Service: Navy Instituted: 1920 Criteria: Attainment of the minimum qualifying score for the expert level during prescribed shooting exerci­ses. Devices: None on medal (but see: Navy Rifle Marksmanship Ribbon) The Navy Expert Rifleman Medal was designed by the U.S. Mint and is awarded to members of the U.S. Navy and Naval Reserve who qualify as […]

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UN Military Ribbon

New U.N. Mission and Ribbon

Word has been received from on high about a new U.N. Mission and Military Ribbon. This one will drive any red-blooded football fan nuts as it is named: “UNMISS”, but is not related to the University of Mississippi in any way.  It is, rather, the “United Nations Mission in South Sudan” and the ribbon is […]

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