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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What is the Acronymn for the army achievement medal?

What is the most common us army medal received?

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

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 »

Are Army officers awarded the Good Conduct medal?

No, it is awarded only to enlisted personnel. If an officer is wearing one, they may have earned it while enlisted, prior to receiving their commission.