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#1 Bluehawk

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Posted 04 January 2009 - 12:14 PM

From an NCO on AFTWS, here are the 17 Vietnam campaigns which the USAF recognizes that entitle an airman to wear the bronze service star device on their VNS ribbon:

Vietnam Advisory: 15 Nov 1961–1 Mar 1965.
Vietnam Defensive: 2 Mar 1965–30 Jan 1966.
Vietnam Air: 31 Jan–28 Jun 1966.
Vietnam Air Offensive: 29 Jun 1966–8 Mar 1967.
Vietnam Air Offensive, Phase II: 9 Mar 1967–31 Mar 1968.
Vietnam Air/Ground: 22 Jan–7 Jul 1968.
Vietnam Air Offensive, Phase III: 1 Apr–31 Oct 1968.
Vietnam Air Offensive, Phase IV: 1 Nov 1968–22 Feb 1969.
TET 69/Counteroffensive: 23 Feb–8 Jun 1969.
Vietnam Summer-Fall, 1969: 9 Jun–31 Oct 1969.
Vietnam Winter-Spring, 1970: 1 Nov 1969–30 Apr 1970.
Sanctuary Counteroffensive: 1 May–30 Jun 1970.
Southwest Monsoon: 1 Jul–30 Nov 1970.
Commando Hunt V: 1 Dec 1970–14 May 1971.
Commando Hunt VI: 15 May–31 Oct 1971.
Commando Hunt VII: 1 Nov 1971–29 Mar 1972.
Vietnam Ceasefire: 30 Mar 1972–28 Jan 1973.

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Posted 04 September 2009 - 07:11 PM

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