Medals and Awards
This section of our website provides information on the precedence of U.S. military medals and awards, the history of the Silver Star, and devices worn on military ribbons. The fourth section includes extensive details, including a pictorial view of the 7 levels of medals for each branch of service, known as the Pyramid of Honor.
Pyramid of Honor
Below are the links to pages that illustrate and detail the 7 levels of medals and awards by branch of service.