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Awards


Image Award Description
Medal
Distinguished Service Cross Distinguished Service Cross Awarded to those who are exceptional in every regard. The highest honor attainable in the 3rd Infantry Division.
Distinguished Service Medal Distinguished Service Medal While serving in any capacity with the 3rd ID, has distinguished himself by exceptionally meritorious service to the unit in a duty of great responsibility.
Silver Star Silver Star Awarded for an act of incredible skill and courage which turns the tide of battle and is inarguably a main factor in our victory.
Legion of Merit Legion of Merit Awarded for outstanding victory in the course of DEFENSE against seemingly insurmountable odds.
Soldier's Medal Soldier's Medal Awarded for creating an ingenious plan for a match that ensures our victory.
Bronze Star Bronze Star Awarded for an act of incredible skill and courage that results in victory in combat.
Army Commendation Medal Army Commendation Medal Awarded for exemplary services in a non-combat role, such as Recruitment Corps and Logistics Corps.
Army Achievement Medal Army Achievement Medal Awarded while serving in any capacity with the Army in a non-combat area, distinguished himself by meritorious service or achievement of a lesser degree than required for award of the Army Commendation Medal.
Army Good Conduct Medal Army Good Conduct Medal Awarded for outstanding conduct in and out of game. Including positive effort made towards behavior, teamwork, maturity, leadership, brotherhood and all things that the 3rd ID stands for.
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal Global War on Terrorism Service Medal Awarded for participating in a winning battle in a European Campaign.
Armed Forces Service Medal Armed Forces Service Medal Awarded for participating in one match.
NCO Professional Development Ribbon NCO Professional Development Ribbon Awarded to members of the 3rd Infantry Division for successful completion of designated NCO professional development courses.
3rd Infantry Division Extended Service Medal 3rd Infantry Division Extended Service Medal Awarded for one full year of service in the 3rd Infantry Division.
National Defense Service Medal National Defense Service Medal Awarded after 6 months of active service.
Exemplary Attendance Medal Exemplary Attendance Medal Awarded for attending 6 months worth of drills (48) with only 6 excused absences and 0 unexcused absences. (SSR Activity Report status of Excellent granted twice consecutively)
Army Service Ribbon Army Service Ribbon Awarded to members who have achieved the rank of PFC, after the 3 month probationary period, following Basic Combat Training.
Citation
Planetside 2 Theatre of Operations Medal Planetside 2 Theatre of Operations Medal Be a member of the 3rd Infantry Division during Planetside 2.
Battlefield 3 Theatre of Operations Medal Battlefield 3 Theatre of Operations Medal Be a member of the 3rd Infantry Division during Battlefield 3.
ArmA 2 Theatre of Operations Medal ArmA 2 Theatre of Operations Medal Be a member of the 3rd Infantry Division during ArmA 2.
Call of Duty 4 Theatre of Operations Medal Call of Duty 4 Theatre of Operations Medal Be a member of the 3rd Infantry Division during Call of Duty 4.
Call of Duty 2 Theatre of Operations Medal Call of Duty 2 Theatre of Operations Medal Be a member of the 3rd Infantry Division during Call of Duty 2.
Call of Duty Theatre of Operations Medal Call of Duty Theatre of Operations Medal Be a member of the 3rd Infantry Division during Call of Duty 1.
Day of Defeat Theatre of Operations Medal Day of Defeat Theatre of Operations Medal Be a member of the 3rd Infantry Division during Day of Defeat.
Device
Valor Device Valor Device The Valor Device or "Combat V" is displayed on a ribbon (in the case of the 3rd Infantry Division, the Bronze Star Medal) to denote that the medal was awarded as a result of combat with another unit rather than for non-combat related activities
Oak Leaf Clusters Oak Leaf Clusters Certain medals may be awarded to a recipient more than once on different occasions. In such a case, bronze and silver oak leaf clusters are displayed on the ribbon itself to represent the subsequent awarding of a decoration.
Badge
Distinguished Marksmanship Badge Distinguished Marksmanship Badge Awarded for having obtained an exceptional score at an official sniper competition.
Combat Infantry Badge - 4th Award Combat Infantry Badge - 4th Award Awarded for participating in 12 engagements on the battlefield.
Combat Infantry Badge - 3rd Award Combat Infantry Badge - 3rd Award Awarded for participating in 9 engagements on the battlefield.
Combat Infantry Badge - 2nd Award Combat Infantry Badge - 2nd Award Awarded for participating in 6 engagements on the battlefield.
Combat Infantry Badge - 1st Award Combat Infantry Badge - 1st Award Awarded for participating in 3 engagements on the battlefield.
Close Order Rifle Drill Assessment - Expert Close Order Rifle Drill Assessment - Expert Awarded for passing the CORD assessment while making 0 mistakes.
Close Order Rifle Drill Assessment - Success Close Order Rifle Drill Assessment - Success Awarded for passing the CORD assessment while making only 1 mistake.
Close Order Rifle Drill Assessment - Pass Close Order Rifle Drill Assessment - Pass Awarded for passing the CORD assessment.