US Decorations

Distinguished Service Cross

Silver Star

Bronze Star

Purple Heart

Extraordinary Heroism in Connection with Military Operations Against an Opposing Armed Force. For Gallantry in Action Against an Opposing Armed Force. For Heroic or Meritorious Achievement of Service, not involving aerial flight, in connection with Operations Against an Opposing Armed Force. For being wounded in action in any war or campaign
under conditions which entitle the wearing of a wound chevron.

Oak Leaf Cluster

Second and subsequent awards are denoted by bronze Oak Leaf Cluster; 

a silver Oak Leaf Cluster is worn in lieu of five bronze.

 

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