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   Overseas Service Ribbon - Army
Service: Army
Instituted: 1981
Authorized: DOD 1348-33-M
Issuing Country: ( US ) - UNITED STATES
Overseas Service Ribbon - Army
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  1. Authorized by the Secretary of the Army, April 10, 1981.
  2. Awarded, effective August 1, 1981, to all members of the Regular U.S. Army, the U.S. Army National Guard, and the U.S. Army Reserve for successful completion of an overseas tour. The Overseas Service Ribbon shall not be awarded for overseas service recognized by another service medal.
  3. Numerical devices shall be awarded and worn on the Overseas Service Ribbon to denote completion of subsequent overseas tours