Parthemer's Naval career has rendered him numerous awards including the Bronze Star W/Combat “V” in 1968, the Presidential Unit Citation in 1969 and the Republic of Vietnam Service Medal in 1968.
What does VNSM stand for?
VNSM stands for Vietnam Service Medal
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His awards and decorations include Silver Star with one Oak Leaf Cluster, Bronze Star with one Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart with three Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Air Medal with eight Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Army Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal with arrowhead device and one silver and three bronze campaign stars (eight campaigns), World War II Victory Medal, Army of Occupation Medal, National Defense Service Medal with one Gold Star, Korean Service Medal with one Arrowhead Device and three campaign stars, Vietnam Service Medal with eight campaign stars.
Matson separated from the Army as a 1st lieutenant and received the National Defense Service Ribbon, the Good Conduct Medal, the Sharpshooter (M-14) Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal, and the Bronze Star for service.
He was awarded the Legion of Merit (Gold Star in lieu of Second Award), National Defense Service Medal with Bronze Star, Meritorious Unit Commendation Medal and the Vietnam Service Medal.
Navy Reserve Age and location: 69, San Francisco Dates of service: 1962-1988 Notable experience: Served as a supply officer in Vietnam; commanding officer of a material transportation office unit; logistics officer for the Military Sealift Command, Pacific Detachment Selected awards: Navy Commendation Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Combat Action Ribbon, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Expert Rifleman Medal On "don't ask, don't tell": "Not under the current political regime but under the next presidency we will see change.
Short's awards include the Legion of Merit, the Bronze Star with one oak-leaf cluster, the Mertitorious Service Medal with five oak-leaf clusters, Army Commendation Medal with one oak-leaf cluster, the Army Achievement Medal, the Good Conduct Medal (10th award), Vietnam Service medal with six campaign stars and Vietnam Cross of Gallantry, the Humanitarian Service Award, the Armed Forces expeditionary medal Southwest Asia service medal and Kuwait Liberation Medal for Saudi Arabia and Kuwait.
He earned 10 military awards, including a Combat Action Ribbon, dual Presidential and Navy Unit Citations and the Vietnam Service Medal (with four bronze stars).
While in Vietnam Bob received the Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal and the Navy Unit Commendation Ribbon.