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Coast Guard Unit Commendation
Authorized by Commandant, 1 Jan 1963

 

CG Activities Europe
08 Oct 80 07 Dec 80
01 Feb 94 30 Jun 95

Electronics Engineering Center
01 Nov 68 30 Apr 70
01 Jan 73 31 Mar 74

Loran Station-A
Technical Assistance Detail,
Manila, Philippines

01 Jun 73 31 Dec 74

Loran Station-C Chain, North Pacific
*11 Oct 80 08 Dec 80
Participating Units:
CG LORSTA Attu
CG LORSTA Narrow Cape
CG LORSTA Port Clarence
CG LORSTA St. Paul
CG LORSTA Station Kodiak

Loran Station-C Chain, Southeast Asia
01 Sep 69 28 Feb 71
Participating Units:
Southeast Asia Section Office
CG LORSTA Sattahip
CG LORSTA Tan My
CG LORSTA Con Son
CG LORMONSTA Udorn

Section, Southeast Asia
01 Jan 72 31 Dec 72
Participating Units:
CG LORSTA Sattahip
CG LORSTA Tan My
CG LORSTA Con Son
CG LORMONSTA Udorn
CG LORSTA Lampang
(01 Jan 72 27 Mar 72)
Senior Coast Guard Office
Southeast Asia Section Office

Loran Station-C Chain, Southeast U.S.
01 Jun 82 08 Feb 83
Participating Units:
CG LORSTA Malone
CG LORSTA Grangeville
CG LORSTA Raymondsville
CG LORSTA Jupiter Inlet
CG LORSTA Carolina Beach

 

Loran Station Attu
01 Jan 85 31 Dec 85

Loran Station Cape Atholl
01 Sep 70 30 Sep 70
15 Jun 73 30 Nov 73

Loran Station Cape Christian
01 Sep 70 31 Oct 70
15 Jun 73 30 Nov 73

Loran Station Estartit
01 Apr 70 30 Apr 70

Loran Station Iwo Jima
01 Jun 73 31 Dec 73

Loran Station Jupiter Inlet
09 Jun 72 21 Jul 72

Loran Station Kargaburun
*31 Mar 84 22 Apr 85

Loran Station Kure Island
*11 Dec 86 29 May 89

Loran Station Lampang
28 Mar 72 13 Dec 72

 

Loran Station Matratin
01 Apr 70 15 May 70

Loran Station Middletown
*01 Aug 84 11 Jul 85

Loran Station San Mateo Point
21 Jan 71 20 Jan 73

Loran Station Simeri Crichi
01 Apr 70 30 Apr 70

Loran Station St. Paul
01 Apr 63 30 Apr 63
*08 Nov 79
*20 Oct 02 23 Oct 02

Loran Station Tok
01 Jul 90 09 Jul 90
01 Jan 98 31 Dec 98

Loran Support Unit, Wildwood
01 May 97 31 Jul 00
22 Jul 00 31 Jul 03

* DENOTES OPERATIONAL DISTINGUISHING DEVICE IS AUTHORIZED

 

CG Meritorious Unit Commendation
Authorized by Commandant, 13 November 1973

 

Far East Section
*01 Oct 92 31 Jul 93

Electronics Engineering Center
01 Sep 87 28 Feb 91
01 Aug 93 31 Aug 95

Loran Support Unit Wildwood
16 May 97 23 Oct 99

Training Center Governors Island
01 Jan 73 01 Jul 75
01 Jul 76 10 Jul 76
01 Sep 84 01 May 87

Loran-A Technical Assistance Detail
Manila, Philippines

01 Jan 75 31 Dec 77

Group Sandy Hook
(LORAN Station under Group)
02 Jul 76 05 Jul 76

Loran-C Chain Central Pacific
*01 Jan 87 31 Aug 88

Loran-C Chain North Pacific
01 Jan 85 31 Dec 85

Loran-C Chain Southeast Asia
19 Mar 75 03 Oct 75
Participating Units:
Southeast Asia Section Office
LORSTA Sattahip
LORSTA Lampang
LORMONSTA Udorn

Loran-C Chain South Central
01 Feb 90 30 Apr 91
Participating Units
LORSTA Boise City
LORSTA Gillette
LORSTA Searchlight
LORSTA Las Cruces
LORSTA Raymondville
LORSTA Grangeville
LORSTA Malone

Loran-C Test Facility Caribou
01 Aug 74 01 Apr 77

 

Loran-C Station Adak
24 Oct 77 26 Oct 77

Loran Station Attu Island
25 Jan 77 01 Mar 77
10 Jul 82 11 Aug 82
01 Apr 87 29 Feb 88
*20 Jul 90 01 Jun 91
*01 Jan 95 31 Dec 95
*01 Jul 00 01 Jul 01

Loran Station Baudette
01 Jan 80 15 Jul 82

Loran Station Cape San Juan
01 Sep 78 31 Mar 80

Loran Station Cape Sarichef
01 Aug 78 07 Jul 79

Loran Station Caribou
01 Sep 81 31 Dec 82

Loran Station Carolina Beach
*01 Jul 96 30 Sep 96
01 Jan 99 31 Dec 99

Loran Station Dana
23 Nov 74 05 Mar 75
01 Jan 77 31 Dec 77

Loran Station Estartit
15 Dec 76 17 Sep 77

Loran Station George
01 Sep 76 15 Mar 77
*18 May 80 12 Jun 80
*02 Nov 87 29 Jan 88
01 Jan 00 31 Dec 00

Loran Station Gesashi
01 Sep 75 31 Mar 76
01 Jun 77 31 Jan 78
*07 May 88 02 Nov 88
*01 Jul 89 30 Apr 90

Loran Station Havre
*01 Aug 90 31 May 94
*01 Mar 94 31 Jan 99

Loran Station Hokkaido
*08 Oct 83 27 Aug 84
*04 Apr 85 24 Feb 86
*01 Jul 89 30 Apr 90

Loran Station Iwo Jima
*01 Jul 89 30 Apr 90

Loran Station Johnston Island
29 Jan 76 20 May 76
*01 Jan 87 30 Aug 88
*01 Sep 91 30 Jun 92

Loran Station Jupiter Inlet
01 Jan 76 31 Dec 76

Loran Station Kargaburun
01 May 82 30 Apr 83
*01 Oct 92 13 Sep 93

Loran Station Kodiak
01 Jan 85 31 Dec 85
*01 Jul 88 01 Jul 90
*01 Jan 95 31 Dec 95

Loran Station Kure Island
12 Feb 77 10 Feb 78
01 Apr 82 31 Dec 82
*17 Feb 85 11 Feb 86
*01 Jan 87 30 Aug 88
*30 May 89 20 Nov 90
*01 Apr 92 30 Jun 92

 

Loran Station Lampedusa
01 Sep 79 30 Sep 80
*01 Jul 86 15 Feb 88

Loran Station Marcus Island
14 Jul 77 26 Oct 77
*25 Oct 84 24 Oct 85
*25 Oct 85 24 Oct 86
*01 Nov 86 15 Oct 87
*01 Jul 89 01 Apr 90
*01 Apr 92 01 Feb 93

Loran Station Middletown
11 Mar 76 26 Apr 77

Loran Station Nantucket
01 Jan 82 31 Dec 82

Loran Station Narrow Cape
01 Jan 86 30 Jun 87
*01 Sep 89 01 Jul 90

Loran Station Port Clarence
10 Apr 77 30 Jun 77
20 Sep 77 16 May 78
*27 Aug 98 04 Sep 98

Loran Station San Salvador
01 Oct 80 14 Jan 81

Loran Station Sellia Marina
01 Mar 78 31 Oct 78
29 Oct 85 05 Jan 87

Loran Station Seneca
01 Oct 78 01 Jul 80
01 Jun 90 24 Aug 91

Loran Monitor Station Shetlands
01 Oct 82 30 Sep 83

Loran Station Sitkinak Island
09 Mar 75 30 Aug 75
17 Apr 76 22 Aug 76
11 Jan 77 01 Mar 77
08 Apr 77 06 Jun 77

Loran Station St. Paul Island
23 Jan 77 13 Mar 77
10 Apr 77 30 Jun 77
01 Jan 85 31 Dec 85
*26 Feb 93 27 Feb 93

Loran Station Sylt
01 Feb 76 01 Feb 77
*07 Oct 85 12 Jun 86

Loran Station Tok
27 Aug 76 31 Dec 77
25 Jun 82 31 Dec 82
*01 Jan 31 Dec 97
*01 Jan 99 30 Jun 01

Loran Station Upolu Point
*20 Mar 83 01 Jul 85
*01 Jan 87 30 Aug 88
*30 Jun 92 31 Dec 92








 

* DENOTES OPERATIONAL DISTINGUISHING DEVICE IS AUTHORIZED

 

Coast Guard Artic Service Medal
Authorized by Commandant, 20 May 1976

Any member of the Coast Guard who serves or has served at least 21 consecutive days under competent orders at:

 

  CG Loran Station Cape Atholl
CG Loran Station Cape Christian
CG Loran Station Port Clarence
CG Loran Station Bo
CG Loran Station Jan Mayen Island

 

 
Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal
Authorized by Executive Order 10977, 4 Dec 1961

 

EAGLE PULL OPERATION
Shore Units
(12 Apr 75)
CG LORSTA Sattahip
CG LORSTA Lampang
CG LORTSA Udorn
CG Section Southeast Asia
FREQUENT WIND OPERATION
Shore Units
(Period 29 Apr 75 30 Apr 75)
CG LORSTA Sattahip
CG LORSTA Lampang
CG LORSTA Udorn
CG Section Southeast Asia
 
THAILAND
Shore Units
(Period 29 Mar 73 15 Aug 73)
Southeast Asia Section Office, Bangkok,
Thailand
CG LORSTA Sattahip, Thailand
CG LORSTA Lampang, Thailand
CG LORSTA Udorn, Thailand

 

Vietnam Service Medal
Authorized by Executive Order 11231, 8 July 1965

The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the armed forces, who served in Vietnam, its contiguous waters, or airspace, between 15 March 1962 and 28 March 1973. Personnel serving in Thailand, Laos or Cambodia, in direct support of operations in Vietnam, during this period, are also eligible for the medal. To qualify for award of the Vietnam Service Medal an individual must have met one of the following qualifications:

- Be attached to or regularly serve for 1 or more days with an organization participating in or directly supporting or aboard a naval vessel directly supporting military operations.

- Actually participate as a crewmember in one or more aerial flights into airspace above Vietnam and contiguous waters directly supporting military operations.

- Serve on temporary duty for 30 consecutive days or 60 nonconsecutive days, except that the time limit may be waived for personnel participating in actual combat operations.

 

TIGHT REIN, BANGKOK, THAILAND
01 Jan 66 31 Aug 66
Participating Units
Coast Guard Construction Detachment
01 Jan 66 31 Aug 66

CDR, SOUTHEAST ASIA SECTION, US
COAST GUARD BANGKOK, THAILAND
01 Aug 66 - 28 Mar 73

 

CG LORSTA CON SON
02 Sep 66 - 22 Jan 73

CG LORSTA TAN MY
13 Jul 69 - 25 Jan 73

CG LORSTA LAMPANG
18 Aug 66 28 Mar 73

 

CG LORSTA SATTAHIP
29 Aug 66 28 Mar 73

CG LORMONSTA UDORN
15 Sep 66 28 Mar 73


 

HUMANITARIAN SERVICE MEDAL

 

EAGLE PULL OPERATION
Shore Units
(12 Apr 75)
CG LORSTA Sattahip
CG LORSTA Lampang
CG LORTSA Udorn
CG Section Southeast Asia

 

FREQUENT WIND OPERATION
Shore Units
(Period 29 Apr 75 30 Apr 75)
CG LORSTA Sattahip
CG LORSTA Lampang
CG LORSTA Udorn
CG Section Southeast Asia

 

Eniwetok Cleanup Operation
14 Jan 77 31 Dec 77

 

Coast Guard Restricted Duty Ribbon
Authorized by Commandant, 3 March 1984

 

CG LORSTA ADAK
(Prior to 31 Dec 62)

CG LORSTA AGUNI

CG LORSTA AMCHITKA

CG LORSTA ANGUAR

CG LORSTA ATAFU ISLAND

CG LORSTA ATTU

CG LORSTA BAKER ISLAND

CG LORSTA BATAAN

CG LORSTA BATTLE HARBOR

CG LORSTA BIORKA

CG LORSTA BONA VISTA

CG LORSTA CANTON ISLAND

CG LORSTA CAPE ATOLL
(AKA DOPE I)

CG LORSTA CAPE CHRISTIAN
(AKA DOPE II)

CG LORSTA CAPE SARICHEF

CG LORSTA CATADUANES

CG LORSTA COCOS ISLAND

CG LORSTA CON SON

CG LORSTA ENIWETOK

CG LORSTA ESTACA DE VARES

CG LORSTA ESTARTIT
(Prior to 1 Jun 67)

CG LORSTA FREDERICKSDAHL

CG LORSTA FRENCH FRIGATE SHOALS

CG LORSTA GARDNER ISLAND

CG LORSTA GEHASHI

CG LORSTA GRAND TURK ISLAND

CG LORSTA GUAM
(Prior to 30 Mar 67)

 

CG LORSTA HOKKAIDO

CG LORSTA ICHI HANARE

CG LORSTA IWO JIMA

CG LORSTA JOHNSTON ISLAND

CG LORSTA KARGABURUN

CG LORSTA KURE ISLAND

CG LORSTA KWAJALEIN
(AKA KWADACK)

CG LORSTA LAMPANG

CG LORSTA LAMPEDUSA

CG LORSTA MAJURO ATOLL

CG LORSTA MAKIN ATOLL

CG LORSTA MAPIA

CG LORSTA MARCUS ISLAND

CG LORSTA MATRATIN

CG LORSTA MATSUMAE

CG LORSTA MIHO

CG LORSTA MIYAKO JIMA

CG LORSTA MOROTAI ISLAND

CG LORSTA NAULO POINT

CG LORSTA NIIGATA

CG LORSTA PALAU

CG LORSTA NOMAIKE

CG LORSTA OCEAN CAPE

CG LORSTA OSHIMA

CG LORSTA PORT CLARENCE

CG LORSTA PORT-AUX-BASQUES

CG LORSTA PULO ANNA


 

CG LORSTA PUSAN

CG LORSTA SAIPAN ISLAND
(Prior to 30 Mar 67)

CG LORSTA SAN SALVADOR
(Prior to 20 Jun 62)

CG LORSTA SARDINIA
(Prior to 20 Jun 62)

CG LORSTA SATTAHIP

CG LORSTA SITKINAK ISLAND

CG LORSTA SOUTH CAICOS

CG LORSTA ST. BRIDES

CG LORSTA ST. GEORGES ISLAND

CG LORSTA ST. MATHEWS ISLAND

CG LORSTA ST. PAUL


CG LORSTA SULUAN

CG LORSTA SYLT
(Apr 88 to Jun 89)

CG LORSTA TALAMPULAN ISLAND

CG LORSTA TAN MY

CG LORSTA TARUMPITAO POINT

CG LORMONSTA TWILLINGATE

CG LORMONSTA UDORN

CG LORSTA ULITHI ATOLL

CG LORSTA UNMAK ISLAND

CG LORSTA WAKE
(except Commanding
Officer between May 67 and May 73)

CG LORSTA YAP

CG LORSTA YONAKUNI

 

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