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Army Good Conduct Medal Ribbon, a service medal for good conduct during service, for three years of service or one year of service during wartime. ("Stayed out of trouble"--Peter Chisholm)
National Defense Service Medal Ribbon (NDSM), awarded for serving honorably during an armed conflict, in this case the Vietnam War.
Battalion crest for 242nd Supply and Service Battalion, October 1966-1968, Germany
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United States Department of Defense, "Battalion Crest, Good Conduct Medal and National Defense Ribbon" (1966). Veterans Community Collecting Event Artifacts. 39.