Kuwait Liberation Medal (Kuwait)

Kuwait Medal for the Liberation of Kuwait
Kuwait Medal for the Liberation of Kuwait

(All Services)

Awarded by the Emirate of Kuwait to US Armed Forces personnel who participated in operations Desert Shield/Desert Storm between 2 August 1990 and 31 August 1993.

To be eligible service members must have served in one or more of the following areas during the dates specified:

Arabian Gulf - Arabian Sea - Gulf of Oman - Gulf of Adan
or
the total land areas of Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Bahrain, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates.

Naval personnel must meet one or more of the following conditions for eligibility:

Eligible sailors will have been attached to or regularly serving for one or more days with an organization participating in ground/shore operations, or

Have been attached to or regularly serving for one or more days on board a naval vessel directly supporting military operations, or

Have been actually participating as a crew member in one or more aerial flights supporting military operations in areas designated for other services, or

Have been serving on temporary duty for 30 consecutive days during the period specified, in any of the three capacities listed above.  This time limit may be waived for any personnel participating in actual combat operations.