Medals of Honor are almost always awarded to dead service members, for acts of gallantry that went above and beyond the call of duty.
What does ABCD stand for?
ABCD stands for Above and Beyond the Call of Duty
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We have 112 other meanings of ABCD in our Acronym Attic
- Ayala Business Club Cebu Inc. (Cebu, Philippines)
- Air Base Command and Control Information System
- Atlantic Baseball Confederation Collegiate League (Middletown, NJ)
- Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry (North Carolina)
- Alliance of Bible Christian Communities of the Philippines
- Architecture, Bâches, Chapiteaux, Cirques, Structures (French: Architecture, Tarpaulins, Tents, Circus, Structures)
- Army Battle Command & Control System
- Advanced Base Combat Communication Training Center
- A Basic Course in Dvorak
- Able Seaman Clearance Diver (Australia)
- Academy of Biblical Character Development
- Accelerated Business Collection and Delivery
- Access to Baby and Child Dentistry (Washington state)
- Action de Bénévoles pour la Coopération et le Développement (French: Volunteer Action for Cooperation and Development)
- Action for Boston Community Development
- Actively Building Capacity for Diversity
- Actuarial Board for Counseling and Discipline
- Add Binary Coded Decimal (Motorola 68k processor instruction)
- Admit, Believe, Conform, Defend
- Advanced Base Construction Depot
Samples in periodicals archive:
And it's that type of success and teamwork over long days and nights, working side by side with their Iraqi counterpart, that beckons SDDC Soldiers to go above and beyond the call of duty, according to Johnson.
Chief Superintendent Alun Thomas said: 'It's not just about recognising going above and beyond the call of duty but recognising excellence.
THE winner of the third Vista Above and Beyond the Call of Duty award will be presented with their prize in Leamington this week.
The signed, limited edition canvas of "Heading Home" recognizes Staff Sergeant Morey for selfless actions that went above and beyond the call of duty during her deployment to the 732nd Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron at Abu Ghraib, Iraq.
In both cases, Peavy went above and beyond the call of duty, risking his life for people he didn't even know.
However, Idaho State Police Captain Stephen Jones told the paper that "it took a lot of courage to do this" and that "'Dwayne definitely went above and beyond the call of duty.
The day's events will be capped off with an industry cocktail party where the publishers will honor the Co-op & Condo Community's Man of the Year and present the coveted Leadership in Management Awards to firms that have gone above and beyond the call of duty.