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United Nations Medal

U.S. Air Force graphic by Staff Sgt. Alexx Pons

U.S. Air Force graphic by Staff Sgt. Alexx Pons

CRITERIA

Awarded to service members who are or have been in United Nation service with one of the following:

 

UN Observation Group in Lebanon

UN Truce Supervision Organization in Palestine

UN Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan

UN Security Forces, Hollandia

UN Transitional Authority in Cambodia

UN Advance Mission in Cambodia

UN Protection Force in Yugoslavia

UN Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara

UN Operations in Somalia, to include US Quick Reaction Force members

UN Iraq/Kuwait Observation Group

UN Mission in Haiti

 

The UN Secretary General determines amount of service required and individual eligibility. Military personnel presently serving or who have served are awarded the United Nation Medal in the field by the UN Secretary General's senior representative.

 

AUTHORIZED DEVICE

Service Star

 

WEIGHTED AIRMAN PROMOTED SYSTEM POINT VALUE: 0