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Republic of Korea - Korean War Service Medal (RoK-KWSM)



Entry Last Edited: 09/07/2022 | Content ©www.MilitaryRibbons.Info

Ribbon Image:
Color image of the Republic of Korea - Korean War Service Medal military award ribbon
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Year Authorized:
1999


General Description:
Authorized on August 20th, 1999 by the United States Secretary of Defense for recognition of American veterans of the Korean War (1950-1953).


Award Criteria (as Officially Detailed by the United States Armed Services):
"To receive this medal, military veterans must have served in the country of Korea, its territorial waters, or airspace within the inclusive period of June 25, 1950 to July 27, 1953. Service must have been performed while on permanent assignment in Korea, or while on temporary duty in Korea for 30 consecutive days or 60 nonconsecutive days, or while as a crewmember of aircraft in aerial flight over Korea participating in actual combat operations, or in support of combat operations. Veterans who served in Japan, Guam, Okinawa, or the Philippines are not eligible for this medal."


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