The National Defense Service Medal is a service medal of the United States
Armed Forces established by President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1953. The
Aug 6, 2010 ... National Defense Service Medal, (Korean War), 27 June 1950 - 27 July 1954, (
Vietnam War) 1 January 1961 - 14 August 1974, (Operations ...
The National Defense Service medal is a bronze medallion 1 1/4 inches in
diameter. Shown on the front of the medal beneath the words “NATIONAL
All Five Service Branches, Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, ... military issued
document clearly displaying your National Defense Service Medal award or
Here is the criteria for the National Defense Service Medal. Called "The firewatch
medal" by Vietnam era veterans, "The pizza stain" by Desert ...
REF A AUTHORIZED THE REINSTATEMENT OF THE NATIONAL DEFENSE
SERVICE MEDAL (NDSM) FOR MEMBERS OF THE U.S. ARMED FORCES ...
www.people.mil/Portals/56/Documents/oepm/NDSM Authorized Conflicts.pdf
National Defense Service Medal (NDSM) – AUTHORIZED CONFLICTS. The
table below lists the designated conflicts and associated inclusive dates
National Defense Service Medal. Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal. Vietnam
Service Medal. Southwest Asia Service Medal. Kosovo Campaign Medal.
Dec 11, 2006 ... Guard/Army National Guard of the United. States, and the United States ....
National Defense Service Medal • 2–10, page 24. Antarctica Service ...
Images and history of the National Defense Service Medal.