US Army Vietnam Service Medal -
The Vietnam Service medal was commissioned by the president of the United States. This medal was to be
awarded to personnel who participated in maneuvers in Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand or adjecent waters
or air space during the periods of July 4th 1965 through March 28th 1973.
Consisting of a yellow, green and red striped ribbon. The front of the medal shows the figure of
a dragon behind a stock of bamboo. The words "Republic of Vietnam Service" are written below the
The back of the medal shows the image of a crossbow. The words "United States of America" border
the lower section of the medal.
This page is a recognition and identification guide for Vietnam war US Military collectibles.
Multiple detailed photos of a specific sample are provided. Descriptions point out clearly
defined points that should be noted.
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is reviewed over a period of several years. A trend can be observed. The present worth
of US militaria in the collector's market is illustrated.
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It is becoming more difficult to be able to tell the fake ones from the real ones because
the quality of the reproductions is improving. The collector must become familiarized with
the construction style and materials employed in the manufacturing of this item.
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