Pentagon hero receives Purple Heart, Airman's Medal
- Mobilized reservists get medal with 'M' device. // Citizen Airman: The Official Magazine of the Air National Guard ;Aug99, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p25
Focuses on the permission for United States Air Force Reserve Command members mobilized for the Operation Allied Force to wear the Armed Forces Reserve Medal with the M device. Qualifications for the medal; Significance of the approval.
- Conduct Matters in All Venues. Bradley, John A. // Citizen Airman: The Official Magazine of the Air National Guard ;Dec2004, Vol. 56 Issue 6, Preceding p1
Profiles U.S. Air Force Reservist Senior Airman Kyle Ernst. Attack on the convoy of Ernst in Iraq; Purple Heart award given to Ernst.
- Air Force awards and decorations. // Airman;Jan1999, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p34
Takes a look at awards and decorations from and for the United States Air Force. Includes the Medal of Honor; Combat Readiness Medal; Bronze Star; Prisoner of War Medal; Valor devices and clusters.
- Awards & Decorations. // Airman;2007 Special Issue, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p54
The article presents the different awards and decorations in the U.S. Air Force. The silver/bronze stars represents participation in campaign and operations while the silver/bronze oak leaf clusters denotes subsequent entitlements of awards. The Antarctica Service Medal Clasp is awarded to...
- For Heroism in Combat While Paying Claims: The Story of the Only Army Lawyer to be Decorated for Gallantry In Vietnam. Borch III, Fred L. // Army Lawyer;Sep2010, Issue 448, p2
The article presents the story of combat heroism of Staff Judge Advocate (SJA) Zane E. Finkelstein in Vietnam. Finkelstein organized an expedition to a Vietnamese village that had been mistakenly bombed by the U.S. Air Force to investigate and pay claims to injured civilians. Major General (MG)...
- AWARDS & DECORATIONS. // Airman;2006 Book, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p54
The article features various awards and decorations in the U.S. Air Force. These include the Silver/Bronze Stars, Silver/Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters, Antarctica Service Media Clasp, Germany and Japan Clasps, Good Conduct Medal Clasp, Medal of Honor, Purple Heart, Gallant Unit Citation and Joint...
- Occupational Badges. // Airman;2006 Book, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p56
The article presents photographs of the occupational badges in the U.S. Air Force. These include the Acquisition and Financial Management, Air Traffic Control, Band, Chaplain Services Support, Civil Engineer, Command and Control, Communications and Information, Explosive Ordnance Disposal, Force...
- Duty Badges. // Airman;2006 Book, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p57
The article features photographs of the duty badges of the U.S. Air Force. These include Air Education and Training Command Instructor, Air Force Recruiting Service, Commander, Fire Protection Shield, Joint Chiefs of Staff Identification, Office of the Secretary of Defense, Permanent Professor...
- NOTEBOOK. // New Republic;06/09/97, Vol. 216 Issue 23, p8
Presents news on various issues in the U.S. as of June 1997. Criticism of the admission of retired Army Colonel David Hackworth of wearing military decorations that he had not earned; Motivation behind the investigation into the Democratic fund raising scandal by Republicans; Charges filed...