South Viet Nam

MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681


MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681
MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681
MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681
MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681
MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681
MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681
MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681
MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681
MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681
MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681

MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681    MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681

ARVN - Armed Force of Republic of Vietnam - South Army. Saigon Army - Saigon Military - ARVN.

Rare - GALLANTRY MEDAL with STAR - original issue ARVN box and French style hanging Pins. ARVN - Gallantry Cross Medal. The degrees of the Gallantry Cross are as follows. Gallantry Cross with Palm: cited at the Armed Forces level - First Class.

Gallantry Cross with Gold Star: cited at the Corps level. Gallantry Cross with Silver Star: cited at the Division level. Gallantry Cross with Bronze Star: cited at the Regiment or Brigade level. The Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross also known as the Vietnamese Gallantry Cross or Vietnam Cross of Gallantry (Vietnamese: Anh-Dung B? I-Tinh) is a military decoration of the former Government of South Vietnam (Republic of Vietnam). It was styled on the French Croix De Guerre. The medal was created on August 15, 1950 and was awarded to military personnel, civilians, and Armed Forces units and organizations in recognition of deeds of valor or heroic conduct while in combat with the enemy. Individuals who received the medal, ribbon, and a citation were personally cited at the Armed Forces, Corps, Division, Brigade or Regiment level.

The medal is gold in color, and 35 mm wide. It consists of a Celtic cross with two crossed swords between the arms.

The cross is superimposed over a wreath. The center of the cross contains a disc with the outline of the country of Vietnam between two palm branches joined at the bottom. A scroll is on top of the map and is inscribed "QUOC-GIA LAO-TUONG" (Reward of the State). The suspension ribbon of the medal is 35 mm wide and is made up of the following stripes: 9 mm of Old Glory Red; 17 mm center stripe in Golden Yellow. The center stripe has sixteen strands of Old Glory Red; and 9 mm of Old Glory Red.

Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation. Military Assistance Command Vietnam (MACV) and its subordinate units, 8 Feb 1962 to 28 Mar 1973. Army and its subordinate units, 20 July 1965 to 28 Mar 1973. This permits all personnel who served in Vietnam to wear the RVN Gallantry Cross unit citation. Command Control, North, South, Central, MACV, Special Forces, SOG, Special Op's, Special Operations Group, 5 th Special Forces, Army Security Agency, Military Intelligence, Psy-Ops, US Army, De Oppresso Liber, Airborne, 1 st Special Forces, CIDG, Mike Force, Mobile Guerrilla Force, Mobile Strike Force, Operations Detachment, Provincial Recon Unit, Recon Teams, RT, USMC, United States Marine Corps, Vietnam War, WWII, WWI, French Indochine War, French Foreign Legion, Legion Etrange, Project Omega, Recondo School, Rapid Fire, Project Delta, Special Missions Advisory Force, Project Gamma, Project Sigma, Indigenous Troops, MACV-SOG, CCC, CCS, CCN, USARV, SMAG, TAG, Field Training Command, Recon Team Leader, US Navy, Air Force, AATTV, Long Tan, Nui Dat, AAFV, ATF, New Zealand V Force, Big Red One, 1st Infantry Division, 1st Cavalry Division, Tropic Lightning, 25th Infantry Division, Subdued, Patch, Patches, Uniform, Helmet, Flash, Beret, Arc, Tab, 101 st Airborne Division, 82nd Airborne, 173rd Airborne, Combat, Militaria, Medal, Badge, Map, 199th Infantry Brigade, Old Ironsides, 5th Infantry Division, MAAG, USARPAC, XXIV Corps, 23rd Infantry Division, Americal, 38th Infantry Division, Black Op's, Clandestine, Non-Conventional Warfare, 11th Infantry Brigade, 11th Armored, 196th, 1st Aviation, 18th Engineers, Medic, Medical, Viet Cong, VC, Viet Minh, Dien Bien Phu, Saigon, Tiger Force Rangers, Ranger, Logistical Command, Khe Sanh, POW, RVN, ARVN, South Vietnam, North Vietnam, NVA, Hanoi, Siagon, Phan Rang, LLDB, Bright Light, Free World Forces, Company, Platoon, Patrol, Long Range, Special Forces, ARVN, Green Berets, Elite, Recon, Reconnaiance, CCN, CCC, CCS, MACV SOG, SOA, Paratrooper, Parachutist, Vietnam War, Special Operations, Military, Tiger, Ranger, Route, Team, VC, NVA, Viet Cong, Command Control.


MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681    MEDAL Saigon Army GALLANTRY CROSS with STAR ARVN BOX Vietnam War B. 681