Medals and Decorations

A look at various Military Medals, Awards and Orders from around The World.

US Army Advisor Tab

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/us-army-advisor-tab 31st Jul 2021 -   The US Army ''Advisor'' Tab was created in 2018 to identify the new Army Security Force Assistance Brigade (SFAB). Their primary Mission is to …

US Army Glider Badge

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/us-army-glider-badge 31st Jul 2021 - The US Army's Glider Badge was a Skills Qualification Device, worn on the uniforms of those who qualified as Glider Pilots, during World War II. The D …

USAF Combat Readiness Medal

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/usaf-combat-readiness-medal 31st Jul 2021 - Created in 1964, The US Air Force Combat readiness Medal is awarded for ''Superior and Meritorious Service'' – originally for preparedness for C …

USAF Remote Combat Effects Campaign Medal

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/usaf-remote-combat-effects-campaign-medal 31st Jul 2021 - A recently created Medal in current use by The United States Air Force, The Remote Combat Effects Campaign Medal is awarded to those Air Force Personn …

USAF Parachutist Badge

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/usaf-parachutist-badge 31st Jul 2021 - The development of a Parachutist Badge to be worn by qualified US Air Force Airmen, was born out of the specialized need for Airmen to have specialize …

British Indian Mutiny Service Medal

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/british-indian-mutiny-service-medal 31st Jul 2021 - The ''Indian Mutiny'' Medal was an Award given to The British Army for those Officers and Enlisted Men who served during The Sepoy Indian Mutiny (Indi …

US Army Tank Destroyer Badge

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/us-army-tank-destroyer-badge 31st Jul 2021 - While more accurately an Insignia worn on a Uniform, The US Army Tank Destroyer Badge was a limited issue Device used during World War II, by (2) ''Ta …

British Ashantee War Service Medal

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/british-ashantee-war-service-medal 31st Jul 2021 - The ''Ashantee'' Medal was a British 19th Century Army Campaign Award given to those Army (to include Native Contingent and Colonial Forces) – w …

British Egyptian Service Medal

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/british-egyptian-service-medal 31st Jul 2021 - Issued to The British Army and Navy for Military Service during The Anglo-Egyptian and Sudan Wars of 1882-1889, The ''Egyptian Service Medal'' was giv …

US Army Combat Action Badge

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/us-army-combat-action-badge 31st Jul 2021 - Created in 2005, The US Army Combat Action Badge – was created to honor non-Combat Arms Personnel who were ''exposed to direct Enemy Action, whi …

US Army Master Gunner Badge

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/us-army-master-gunner-badge 31st Jul 2021 - A ''new'' Qualifications Award Badge of The US Army (2019) – The Master Gunner Badge is awarded to both Enlisted and Officer Ranks, who complete …

US Army Tomb Guard Identification Badge

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/uss-lenxington-flag 31st Jul 2021 - Created in 1958, The Tomb Guard Identification Badge is unique, in that only one type of US Army Unit can earn and wear it. This Unit is The 3rd US In …