How to Replace a Military Medal?

Answer Military medals are prized possessions and are often passed down through the family. Despite their importance, medals can be lost or damaged. However, the National Archives can replace military med... Read More »

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Who authorizes a new military medal?

The President of the United States authorizes new military medals, according to the U.S. Department of Defense. In 2003, for example, President George W. Bush authorized the Department of Defense t... Read More »

What does a bronze medal represent in the military?

The Bronze Star is an Army medal awarded for a "heroic or meritorious achievement or service, not involving participation in aerial flight, in connection with military operations against an armed e... Read More »

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