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   Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal
Service: ALL
Instituted: 1993
Authorized: DOD 1348-33-M
Issuing Country: ( US ) - UNITED STATES
Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal
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  1. Authorized by E.O. 12830
  2. May be awarded to members of the United States Armed Forces and their Reserve components, who subsequent to 31 December 1992, perform outstanding volunteer community service of a sustained, direct and consequential nature.
  3. A Service member’s volunteer service must:
  • Be to the civilian community, to include the military family community.
  • Be significant in nature and produce tangible results.
  • Reflect favorably on the Service member’s Military Department and the Department of Defense. Be of a sustained and direct nature.