Established by President George W. Bush on March of 2003.
Ribbon features largely light blue coloring with equal-thickness stripes of dark blue, white, and yellow. At center is a solo thick red stripe.
Award Criteria (as Officially Detailed by the United States Armed Services):
"Individuals must have served in one of the following designated, specific geographic areas (land area, airspace, or waters) of eligibility and supporting Operations ENDURING FREEDOM and/or IRAQI FREEDOM (unless otherwise annotated) to be eligible for the GWOT Expeditionary Medal. Termination date for Operation ODYSSEY LIGHTING is now Jan. 17, 2017 instead of Dec. 19, 2016."
User Tags Detailing this Ribbon:
blue   white   yellow   red   united states   war on terror   usaf   usarmy   usn   uscg   usmc   iraqi freedom   enduring freedom