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01-09-08, 03:09 AM
Hey, where the **** are the Global War On Terrorism Expeditionary AND Service ribbons in the ribbons section? :mad:

Phantom Blooper
01-09-08, 05:26 AM
Damn if I know.....but that sure isn't going to get them put on there when you ask like that!:mad:


01-10-08, 12:22 AM
I'm sorry Staff Sergeant. I take back the ****.

01-10-08, 08:11 AM
Umm...I'm gonna take an educated guess and say...

Asking the ladies (nicely) at the PX and Cash Sales will get you what you want...instead of asking here...because from where I sit, I can tell you that I found mine on the second row against the back wall 12th ribbon over.

Phantom Blooper
01-10-08, 08:19 AM
Dear Chili.....

He wants to know why the www.leatherneck.com (http://www.leatherneck.com) Ribbon Checker does not have the GWOT Ribbon to show in the list of ribbons. I may be wrong ,but again I am taking an uneducated guess.

We ain't as dumb as they think we is!:evilgrin:

01-10-08, 09:19 AM
Hell...we have a Ribbon Checker? Holy ****!

01-10-08, 10:05 AM
just a question but...how does a pfc have a gwot x?

Phantom Blooper
01-10-08, 10:16 AM

In the fifty years since the creation of the National Defense Service Medal, it is only authorized for the following time periods.

June 27 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/June_27), 1950 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1950) to July 27 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/July_27), 1954 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1954) for service during the Korean War (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War)
January 1 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/January_1), 1961 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1961) to August 14 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/August_14), 1974 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1974) for service during the Vietnam War (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War)
August 2 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/August_2), 1990 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1990) to November 30 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/November_30), 1995 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1995) for service during the Gulf War (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gulf_War)
September 11 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/September_11), 2001 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2001) to a date to be announced for service during the War on Terrorism (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_on_Terrorism)GWOT.....Authorized to be awarded to servicemen who have participated in or served in support of Global War on Terrorism Operations outside the designated areas of eligibility (AOE) for the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, on or after 11 September 2001 to a date to be determined. Initial award of the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal (GWOTSM) will be limited to airport security operations (from 27 September 2001 through 31 May 2002) and soldiers who supported Operations Noble Eagle, Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.