The Silver Star, officially the Silver Star Medal, is the United States military's third-
highest ... The U.S. Army and Air Force award the medal as the "Silver Star".
Army Medal of Honor Navy Medal of Honor Air Force Medal of Honor ... The
Silver Star is the third-highest military combat decoration that can be awarded to
(Seven Awards of the Silver Star then, would be displayed on the ribbon as a
Silver OLC and 1 Bronze OLC for Army or Air Force. For Navy/Marine Corps ...
The Silver Star is awarded to a person who, while serving in any capacity with the
U.S. Army, is cited for gallantry in action against an enemy of the United States ...
Nov 3, 2016 ... The Citation Star was the forerunner of the Silver Star and originated in an Act of
Congress approved July 9, 1918. Prior to this act, the Army ...
73547 Records ... (Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: First Lieutenant (Infantry) Thomas Allen Schwartz
, United States Army, was awarded the Silver Star for ...
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See Army Regulation 600-8-22, Military Awards. Components. The following are
authorized components of the Silver Star Medal: a. Decoration (regular size): ...
Silver Star Medal Devices: Army/Air Force: Bronze, Silver Oak Leaf Cluster; Navy/
Marine Corps/Coast Guard: Gold, Silver Star. Notes: Derived from the 3/16" ...
Sep 29, 2004 ... As of July 31, 2004, the Army had awarded 17,498 Bronze Stars and 133 Silver
Stars in Operation Iraqi Freedom, while 636 soldiers have died, ...
Feb 4, 2015 ... He received the Silver Star for valor for his actions during a 2011 ceremony at
Fort Bragg, N.C. Top Army officials later approved him for an ...