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The 3rd Tank Battalion


Streamer/Ribbon Award Year(s) Information
Presidential Unit Citation W/1 Bronze Star 1945, 1965–1967 Iwo Jima, Vietnam
Navy Unit Commendation W/1 Bronze Star 1945, 2002–2003 Iwo Jima, Western Pacific
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign W/4 Bronze Stars   Bougainville, Northern Solomons, Guam, Iwo Jima
World War II Victory 1942-1945 Pacific War
National Defense Service W/3 Bronze Stars 1950–1954, 1961–1974, 1990–1995, 2001–present Korean War, Vietnam War, Gulf War, War on Terrorism
Vietnam Service W/2 Silver & 1 Bronze Star April 1965 - May 1969, March - May 1975 Quang Tri, Quang Nam, Thua Thien, Evacuation Operations in Vietnam and Cambodia
Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary    
Global War on Terrorism Service 2001 – present  
Vietnam Galentry Cross W/Palm