Korean Service Medal
For participation in operations for 30 consecutive days in the Korean area between 27 Jun 1950 and 27 Jul 1954.
The Korean Service Medal is a medal created by the United States Armed Forces and awarded to members of the military who have performed service in Korea during specific time periods. The medal is retroactive to the start of the Korean War in 1950 and can be awarded for service through 1955, with the second period of eligibility from 1965 to the present. The medal is considered the Korean equivalent of the Vietnam Service Medal and is typically accompanied by the United Nations Service Medal and the National Defense Service Medal.