What is the oldest Army medal?

Answer The oldest Army medal is the Purple Heart; it is the medal awarded to any soldier wounded in battle. The Purple Heart was originally called the Badge of Military Merit when George Washington create... Read More »

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Army Medal Information?

Medals are bestowed to individuals or units by the Secretary of the Army primarily to recognize and display the service member's dedication and commitment to his country. Service members who receiv... Read More »

What is the most common us army medal received?

The AIT ribbon. Issued upon graduation from Army Advance Individual Training.

What is the Acronymn for the army achievement medal?

How often is the Army Reserve Achievement Medal given?

The Army Reserve awards the Achievement Medal for exemplary behavior while in the Army National Guard. The Army previously awarded it every fourth consecutive year that a person served, but now gi... Read More »