Korean Defense Service Medal

Korean Defense Service Medal - how and where to request

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Korean Defense Service Medal

Question
How do I go about getting information on the Korean Defense Service
Medal?

Answer
You may wish to read our News Release entitled: "DoD Announces Korean
Defense Service Medal" at the following web page,
http://www.defenselink.mil/releases/2004/nr20040209-0334.html.

Each military department will prescribe appropriate regulations for
administrative processing, awarding and wearing of the Korean Defense
Service Medal (KDSM) and ribbon for their servicemembers, to include
application procedures for veterans, retirees, and next-of-kin. We are
providing below the mailing addresses and telephone numbers for each of
the military departments Awards and Decorations Office.

U.S. Total Army Personnel Command
Awards and Decorations Office
ATTN: TAPC-PD-PA
200 Stovall Street
Alexandria, VA 22302-0471
Telephone: 703-325-8700

Chief of Naval Operations
Awards and Special Projects Branch
CODE: NO9B33
2000 Navy Pentagon, Room 4D453
Washington, DC 20350-2000
Telephone: 703-325-1770

Headquarters, U. S. Marine Corps
Awards and Decorations Office
Manpower and Reserve Affairs (MMMA)
3280 Russell Road
Quantico, VA 22314-5103
Telephone: 703-784-9342

U.S. Department of the Air Force
Headquarters, Air Force Personnel Center
ATTN: DPPPRA
500 C Street West, Suite 12
Randolph AFB, TX 78150-4714
Telephone: 210-565-2516