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Awards and Decorations: Question #
What is the purpose of the D.A. Military Awards Program?
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Questions in this topic: Awards and Decorations

1 .
What is the purpose of the D.A. Military Awards Program?
2 .
What is the highest peacetime award for valor?
3 .
During peacetime, who is the approving authority for the Soldier's Medal?
4 .
What is an Award?
5 .
What is a decoration?
6 .
What is DA Form 7013?
7 .
What are the six groups that individual awards can be categorized into?
8 .
What is the highest award given by the Army in time of war?
9 .
What is engraved on the reverse side of the Medal of Honor?
10 .
What is engraved on the reverse side of every Decoration or Good Conduct Medal other than the Medal of Honor?
11 .
How many stars are on the blue silk shield that the Army Medal of Honor is suspended from?
12 .
Who is the approving authority for the Medal of Honor?
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Who awards the Medal of Honor?
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What is the word inscribed on the suspension bar of the Medal of Honor?
15 .
Whose profile is on the Medal of Honor?
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What is the order of precedence for the wearing of individual awards?
17 .
Name the ribbon awarded to members of the US Army for successful completion of the Basic and AIT?
18 .
What is the DA Form 2442?
19 .
What is the time limit for recommending an award?
20 .
How many "V" devices may be worn on a ribbon?
21 .
The "V" Device is authorized for wear on what decorations?
22 .
How many different weapons are authorized component bars?
23 .
For what is the Good Conduct Medal given?
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What three words are inscribed on the front of the Good Conduct Medal?
25 .
Who is the approving authority for the Good Conduct Medal?
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How often can you get the Good Conduct Medal?
27 .
Who are the final approving authorities for the AAM, ARCOM, MSM, LM and DSM?
28 .
Who can make recommendations for an award?
29 .
To whom is the Purple Heart awarded?
30 .
What is the second highest award for valor?
31 .
What was the first medal awarded in the U.S. Army?
32 .
In the order of precedence, what are the U.S. Unit Awards authorized for wear on Army Uniforms?
33 .
What was the Purple Heart initially awarded for?
34 .
What is a DA Form 4950?
35 .
What decoration has George Washington's picture on it?
36 .
Who is the approving authority for the Army Achievement Medal?
37 .
What is a DA Form 87?
38 .
What words are inscribed on the reverse side of the AAM?
39 .
What words are inscribed on the reverse side of the ARCOM?
40 .
What is a Fourragere?
41 .
When can a unit award be worn?
42 .
Name the four Special Skills Tabs.
43 .
What Army Regulation covers the wear and appearance of the military uniform?
44 .
Name three appurtenances.
45 .
If the number of authorized oak leaf clusters exceeds four and will not fit on a single ribbon, what will happen?.
46 .
What DA Form is used to recommend / request an award?
47 .
What Army Regulation governs Awards and Decorations?
48 .
When was the Medal of Honor established?
49 .
Why is the Purple Heart different than all the other decorations?
50 .
What are the three U.S. Army Combat Badges?
51 .
Who is eligible to be awarded the Combat Infantryman Badge (CIB)?
52 .
What are the four specific eligibility requirements for the Combat Action Badge (CAB)?
53 .
Can the Combat Action Badge be awarded to members of the other U.S. Armed Forces and foreign Soldiers?
54 .
May Soldiers may be awarded the CIB, CMB and CAB for the same qualifying period?
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Who is eligible to be awarded the Combat Medical Badge (CMB)?

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