DOD officials OK medal for defense

Williams, Rudi
July 2002
Airman;Jul2002, Vol. 46 Issue 7, p14
Reports on the permission given by the U.S. Department of Defense officials to wear the National Defense Service medal by service members on active duty on or after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Exceptions to the rule; Periods of which the medal was worn by service members while on duty; Background on the establishment of the medal.


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