Describes the three military medals every Vietnam veteran was awarded for service in the Vietnam theater of operations from July 1965 through March 1973. All of this information and more is in “Military Medals of America” at https://www.amazon.com/Military-Medals-America-Frank-Foster/dp/188445271X/ref=pd. The National Defense service medal, the Vietnam service medal with campaign stars and devices, the Republic of Vietnam campaign medal and the Vietnamese Cross of gallantry unit citation are fully described to include their symbolism and different formats. Learn the Military medals for Vietnam Service every U.S. Veteran was awarded. Understand the meaning and symbolism of each of the medals and for what and why it was awarded.These are the basic honors the United States awarded her Vietnam veterans.